RCMP looking for hit and run suspect

RCMP looking for hit and run suspect

Hit and run in Castor

Castor, AB – Coronation RCMP received a complaint of a hit and run that occurred on Wednesday, February 14 at approximately 4:30 p.m. The involved motorist was stunting with their vehicle at the time of the incident. The vehicle was travelling east on 52 Avenue in the town of Castor when it dangerously proceeded through the intersection of 51 Street. The vehicle sped away from the intersection, lost control and struck a pedestrian and his snow blower. The driver did not stop and proceeded eastbound towards Gus Wetter School. Fortunately, the pedestrian did not sustain serious injuries.

The suspect vehicle was a newer model, blue, 4-door pickup truck. The driver is believed to be between the ages of 25 and 35 years old with dark hair and a moustache.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding this occurrence to contact Coronation RCMP at 403-578-3666. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.