Public assistance needed to find driver from Hamilton County hit and run

Hamilton County Sheriff’s deputies are asking the public for assistance in locating a car that fled the scene of an accident on Thursday, January 8 at 6:30pm. According to a crash report, the hit-and-run accident occurred on Mule Barn Road at 216th Street, just south of Sheridan in the western part of the county. A gray Honda Odyssey van traveling north on Mule Barn was struck when a passenger car going southbound crossed the center line and struck it. The passenger car continued south on Mule Barn without stopping. The driver of the Honda van was unable to provide a good description of the vehicle that left the scene other than it was a small passenger car. No one was hurt in the crash but the vehicle that left the scene may have damage on the driver’s side.

Anyone who may have information on this incident is encouraged to contact Deputy Needham at 317-773-1872 or through Hamilton County Communications at 317-773-1282.