Terrace RCMP seek witness to hit and run

A 12-year-old boy suffered injuries to his leg and foot after being knocked down by a grey vehicle.

  • Nov. 26, 2013 7:00 p.m.

TERRACE RCMP are asking for a witness and anyone else who saw a hit and run that injured a 12-year-old boy yesterday, Nov. 25, to come forward.

The boy suffered injuries to his left leg and foot after being knocked down by a grey station-wagon-type vehicle at approximately 3 p.m. while walking in the crosswalk at Sande Overpass and Greig Ave. intersection, said police.

The driver is described as an older man and the licence plate of the vehicle may have been a veteran’s plate, said police..

A teenage boy who witnessed the incident came to the assistance of the boy, said police.

Police would like to speak with this witness and are requesting that he or anybody else who witnessed this incident to contact general duty Const. Fred Muraca at the Terrace Detachment at 250-638-7400.

If you have any information about this crime and would like to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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