Vernon RCMP seek witnesses to hit-and-run incident

Vernon RCMP investigating pedestrial-motor-vehicle hit-and-run on Friday, Oct. 11, shortly before 11 a.m. at Highway 6 and 27th Street

Vernon RCMP are looking for witnesses to a hit-and-run incident.

On Tuesday, RCMP received a report of a hit -and-run pedestrian-motor vehicle accident that had occurred a few days earlier on Friday, Oct. 11, on Highway 6 at the 27th Street crossing.

“The victim, a 34-year-old Vernon woman, was attempting to cross Highway 6 at 27th Street at approximately 10:50 a.m. when she was struck by a red or orange-coloured Dodge Charger,” said Vernon RCMP Cpl. Gerry Kovacs.

The victim suffered some minor injury and was able to walk away from the scene.

Vernon RCMP is asking anyone who may have been involved in this incident or may have seen this incident to please contact them at 250-545-7171 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.