The Mechanicsburg Police Department is investigating a crash involving a struck pedestrian. On 3/13/2018 at about 7:30am a juvenile was crossing West Simpson Street at South Market Street in the crosswalk. A vehicle traveling northbound on South Market Street turned left onto West Simpson Street striking the juvenile. The juvenile was knocked to the ground and the vehicle operator stopped momentarily before leaving the scene without providing any information.
The vehicle was last observed heading westbound on West Simpson Street. The vehicle was described as a small maroon SUV possibly a Toyota Rav4 or Mazda CX-3. The driver was described as a short (5’4”), slender, older (60’s), white female with short gray hair and glasses. No license plate was obtained.
Anyone witnessing the crash is asked to contact the Mechanicsburg Police at 717-691-3300.