VicPD Looking for Suspect and Witnesses for Hit-and-Run

File # 16-11109

Victoria, BC – VicPD officers are looking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle and driver involved in a hit-and-run that sent an elderly man to hospital.

On March 13th, between 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., officers were called after an elderly man was struck by a vehicle in the 1300-block of Hillside Avenue. It is believed that the vehicle, described as small and grey, was driven by a lone male occupant and it left the scene immediately without stopping to check on the victim.

The man was assisted at the scene by a man and woman who drove the elderly man to his residence, at which time police were called. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, or know the good Samaritans who offered assistance, are asked to please contact VicPD on the non-emergency line at 250-995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, please call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).