OSP Asking for Help in Locating Driver in Hit and Run

Oregon State Police is asking for the public’s help to locate a vehicle and driver involved in a Friday morning hit-and-run collision on Highway 42 west of Tenmile that damaged over 50 feet of fencing and a fiber optic cable box.

According to Senior Trooper Robert Gorman, on October 12, 2012 at approximately 7:15 a.m. an unknown vehicle, possibly a pickup pulling a trailer, was eastbound on Highway 42 near Benedict Road when it traveled off the eastbound shoulder of the highway. The vehicle struck a highway marker, drove across both lanes of travel to the westbound shoulder where it struck a Century Link fiber optic cable box and damaged over 50 feet of fencing belonging to an area resident.

The left mirror broke off the vehicle.

Anyone with information to help locate the vehicle and driver is asked to call Senior Trooper Gorman at (541) 440-3334 ext 4616. No photographs available for this release.

This entry was posted on Friday, October 12th, 2012 and is filed under Local News.