Police Search for Driver, Vehicle Involved in Hit and Run
CHARLOTTE, N.C.-- Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are searching for the driver of an SUV that struck and injured a pedestrian in East Charlotte Sunday night.
According to police, just before 7 p.m. an SUV struck a pedestrian crossing Albermarle Road near Sharon Amity Road.
Witnesses say the driver turned around and passed the crash scene before fleeing. The SUV is described as a red or burgundy, box style Jeep with damage to the front end.
The pedestrian was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (704) 344-1600.
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