Pedestrian Injured In Hit & Run In Downtown Frederick

Police say the driver of the striking vehicle did not remain at the scene.

An investigation is underway into a hit and run in downtown Frederick Saturday night.

Police say a pedestrian was struck in the area of East Church and North Market Streets. Officers arriving at the scene found the victim conscious and alert, suffering a minor injury to his arm.

The victim was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities say the victim was struck by a dark colored SUV. The driver did not remain at the scene.

Anyone who has information on this incident is asked to call Frederick Police. They can call the investigating officer, Ofc Sheena Yohe at 301-600-7504. They can remain anonymous and call the Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477). Citizens can also sent their information via e-mail at [email protected], or by text message to 240-674-TIPS (8477). Android and I-Phone users can use the Frederick Police Department App to relay their information.