The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently seeking the public’s help in locating the vehicle and driver associated with the hit skip of a pedestrian on August 13, 2014. The victim, a male in his early 20s, was walking on East 55th Street at Lexington Avenue at about 6:55am when he was struck by an unidentified vehicle which was possibly a dump truck with a trailer or an auto that was passing a dump truck with a trailer. The victim sustained serious injuries and is being treated at MetroHealth Medical Center.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact accident investigators at 216-623-5295. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216-252-7463 or via text message: text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).