Police looking for hit-and-run driver who struck woman in crosswalk

Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, Pa (WHTM) – Harrisburg police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that hit and seriously injured a pedestrian in a crosswalk. 

Police were called to South Third and Chestnut Streets shortly after 5:00 Monday evening where they found a 51-year-old woman lying unresponsive with traumatic injuries. 

Police said their investigation showed the woman was legally crossing South Third street when a vehicle traveling eastbound ran through the red light, hitting the victim.

Police said the vehicle fled east on the Mulberry Street Bridge. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident or the vehicle involved is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police Department.

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