03 - 18 - 2014 Hit & Run suspect sought by police after accident at Youth Park
Mifflin Co. Regional Police are looking for a vehicle that was involved in a hit & run yesterday evening just before 6:30pm. The accident involved 2 Reedsville residents, Joan & William Russell, Jr., both aged 67. Russell told police he was rear-ended at the intersection of the Reedsville Youth Park main gate & West Logan St. Russell said a compact silver sedan struck his vehicle from behind which threw his wife forward into the dashboard. She was not wearing seatbelts at the time of the collision & told police she suffered neck injuries. Russell exited his vehicle & had to jump out of the way to keep from being struck by the sedan as it fled the scene. Police are asking for any tips on this crime to be phoned in at 248-1900 x613.