Godfrey: Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run accident

Godfrey: Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run accident

Godfrey: Pedestrian struck in hit-and-run accident

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by KMOV.com

KMOV.com

Posted on August 26, 2013 at 2:52 PM

(Godfrey, IL) – Police in and around Godfrey, Illinois are on the lookout for a truck that reportedly struck a pedestrian then sped from the scene.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Department says the incident happened early Saturday, August 24th around 2:30 a.m. in the 7200 block of Montclair Avenue in Godfrey.

According to police, the victim saw a small dark colored pickup truck with a loud exhaust cross the white line onto the shoulder of the roadway. The pedestrian was sideswiped by the truck.

The victim says the truck drove away from the scene, heading north.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Madison County Sheriff’s office at the following numbers:
Dispatch 618-692-4433
Investigations 618-296-4820
Anonymous Tip Line 618-296-3000
Administrative 618-692-6087

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