Critical Motor Vehicle Hit Skip – Detectives Seeking Info

The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a critical motor vehicle hit skip which occurred on January 5, 2016 at approximately 7am at West 150th Street and Puritas Avenue.  A 61 year old female pedestrian was struck as she crossed West 150th Street in the crosswalk at Puritas Avenue.  The suspect vehicle turned right from WB Puritas to NB West 150th Street, striking the woman and dragging her for about 60 feet.  The vehicle fled Northbound on W. 150th Street.

 

Suspect Vehicle: Described by a witness as a white cargo style van ( possibly a Ford)  driven by a white male 45-50 years old.

 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Accident investigators at 216-623-5295