Columbia Police Chief W.H. ‘Skip’ Holbrook announces that the Traffic Safety Unit is investigating a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian.
The incident occurred on March 11, 2019 at the intersection of Two Notch Road and Cushman Drive. As a result, the 25-year-old male victim continues to receive medical attention for serious injuries to include head and internal trauma and broken bones.
The initial investigation indicates that around 8:30 p.m., the pedestrian was traveling eastbound on Two Notch Road when a vehicle disregarded a steady red traffic signal and struck the victim.
The driver continued traveling after the collision and did not stop to render aid to the victim.
The vehicle is described as possibly a red newer model Jeep Cherokee with dark tinted windows.
Citizens with information to aid with the investigation are encouraged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways:
CALL toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC.
LOG onto: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the red “Submit a tip” tab.
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