McCracken County Sheriff’s Office: Driver in hit and run that injured pedestrian identified

Honda Accord (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Office)
Honda Accord (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Office)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KBSI) – The driver and vehicle involved in a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian have been identified by the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office.

The sheriff’s office was seeking information after a vehicle and pedestrian crash on Thursday, September 22 around 12:20 p.m.

The sheriff’s office thanked all you provided information to assist in the investigation.

Deputies and detectives responded to the area of Roy Lee Road and Old US Highway 60 for a reported crash involving a vehicle striking a pedestrian and leaving the scene.

The victim sustained serious injuries and was flown to an out of state hospital for care.

Utilizing evidence located at the scene and statements from the victim, detectives were able to determine that the vehicle involved was a 2013 to 2015 model Honda Accord, white in color.

The vehicle continued to travel eastbound on US Highway 60 toward Paducah and is believed to have turned onto McCracken Boulevard.

Evidence indicates that the vehicle will be missing the passenger front wheel liner and may possibly have damage to the passenger front quarter panel/fender as well, according to the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office.

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