HIT AND RUN ON LAKESHORE ROAD
On December 3rd, 2021, around 6:20 pm an older model, dark coloured Hyundai Tuscon struck a personal mail box then a hydro pole in the 1500 block of Lakeshore Road and fled the scene. The vehicle had been travelling westbound on Lakeshore Road, crossed over the roadway, striking the two objects which were on the south side of the Lakeshore Road.
The suspect vehicle and driver fled southbound on Modeland Road then turned left onto eastbound Blackwell Road. The vehicle would have significant damage to the front end. The pole was snapped in half and the Lakeshore Road was closed for several hours in order to replace the pole.
Were you in the area at the time of this crash? Did you see an erratic driver? Do you have video surveillance that may help the investigator find this driver and vehicle? Have you recently observed a Hyundai Tuscon, believed to be a 2004-2009 model, with severe front end damage?
If you saw this incident as it was happening, it is classified as a “crime in progress” and you can call 911. Fortunately, on this night, no other vehicles were hit and no pedestrians were in the area.
Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477) or go on line at www.p3tips.com. You could be eligible for a cash reward. You will remain anonymous. Someone out there knows something about this crash. Do the right thing and contact Crime Stoppers.