Officials search for driver who struck pedestrian in St. Martin Parish
ST. MARTIN PARISH - Deputies are investigating a hit and run that left a pedestrian injured on Saturday night.
Around 9 p.m. the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1000 block of George Dupuis Road where they learned that a male victim was hit by a driver who fled the scene.
Authorities say the driver was in a silver vehicle of an unknown make and model.
After the crash, the vehicle was damaged in two areas, on its passenger side and a headlight.
The victim was transported to a local hospital; his condition is unknown at this time.
Deputies are asking for anyone with information in reference to the suspect and/or the suspect’s vehicle, to please contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071.