Hit-And-Run Investigation Underway In Kings Mountain After Pedestrian Struck

KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. — The Kings Mountain Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run accident involving a pedestrian.

Officers responded to Cleveland Avenue near the ABC store in reference to a motor vehicle accident on Sunday around 8:39 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers located a pedestrian who has been struck by a vehicle that had fled the scene.

The victim was transported to Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia.

Police are looking for a small gray or silver vehicle which should have body damage on the front passenger side.

Investigators are asking any person who may have any information regarding this incident to please call Corporal Bryant at 704-734-0444.