Pedestrian injured by hit-and-run

Published 10:24 am Friday, August 16, 2019


On Thursday at 11 p.m., Franklin Police responded to the 500 block of Laurel Street for a report of a person struck by a vehicle. On arrival, officers located a 24-year-old female who said she had been crossing the street at the intersection of Pretlow and Elm, when she was struck by the mirror of a passing car. The vehicle was described as a four-door, dark in color.

Franklin Fire & Rescue responded and treated the victim for minor injuries.

An investigation is ongoing and there are no suspects at this time.

Anyone who has information about this crime is asked to call Franklin Police at 562-8575 or Franklin Crime Solvers at 562-8599. Information that leads to an arrest can earn the caller a cash reward while remaining anonymous.