Accident (4-8-15)

Capt. McNinch took a report of an accident that had occurred on 4-7-15 at approx. 1352 hrs. at the corner of 126th and Schrage Avenue.  The vehicle involved was a 1997 Toyota with Indiana Plates.  The vehicle came back registered to a female from the 2500 block of Schrage Avenue, Whiting, IN.  A City Street Department employee witnessed the accident as the driver of the vehicle hit a street pole and then left the scene after attempting to right the pole.  The driver of the vehicle is also a resident from the 2500 block of Schrage Avenue.  Chief Miller along with Lt. Tobias and Officer Macon located the hit and run vehicle in the 2500 block of Schrage Avenue and requested Air One to tow the same.