April 5, 2011, ERIE, PA — Police are looking for a hit and run driver who struck a pedestrian on East 12th Street in Erie last night. Witnesses describe the vehicle as a dark colored Jeep or Dodge Magnum with heavy front-end damage and a deployed air bag. If you have any information about the driver or the vehicle involved, call Erie police at 814-453-4444.
The Erie hit and run accident happened near 9:10 p.m. near the intersection of East 12th Street and German Street. The victim, an unidentified 18-year-old man, was crossing 12th Street when he was struck. He was taken to UPMC Hamot by Emergycare. Initial reports indicate that the pedestrian’s injuries are not life threatening but are serious and include a fractured leg and perhaps facial fractures.
Our thoughts are with the injured Erie pedestrian and his family for a quick and complete recovery.
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