Authorities Searching for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Failed to Render Aid to Man, Young Girl

| February 20, 2019

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – State Police are asking for the public’s help with identifying the driver in a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Tuesday in Cranberry Township, Venango County.

Franklin-based State Police Tpr. Falco said the accident happened when an unknown driver crossed over the center line of State Route 157 near Horsecreek Road and struck the a 37-year-old man’s car.

Police said the crash caused glass and other debris to be thrown onto the driver of the vehicle that was struck and his 6-year-old daughter.

The driver who caused the crash failed to stop and render aid.

The suspect’s car was identified as a silver Volkswagen sedan.

Anyone with information related to this accident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Franklin-based State Police at 814-676-6596.

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