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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Homicide detectives are here piecing together a hit and run in a quiet Northwest Miami-Dade neighborhood.

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The hit-and-run victim lives on NW 49 Avenue and 178th Terrace, just a few houses down from the accident.

The man’s friend and roommate told CBS4’s Donna Rapado he was walking back from the store when suddenly emergency sirens were blaring.

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It turns out a car had slammed into his buddy.

Fire rescue rushed the victim to Ryder Trauma Center where Miami-Dade Police said he is stable.

The man was reportedly dragged for some time before the car drove off.

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Authorities have very little information to go on at this time. They urge anyone with info to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS (8477).