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La Marque Auto-Wheelchair Hit-and-Run
Incident Type: Auto/Pedestrian Accident Case # 18-000547
Date: March 6, 2018
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at approximately 1903 hours, Officers with the La Marque Police Department were dispatched to the 100 Block of Main Street in reference to an Auto/Pedestrian Accident. Witnesses advised Officers that a white in color pick-up truck had struck a pedestrian and fled the scene. At this time, there is no suspect information. The victim was in a wheelchair when he was struck from behind by the suspect vehicle. The victim was transported to UTMB in critical condition. This incident is being investigated by the La Marque Police Department Accident Investigation Team.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact the La Marque Police Department at 409-938-9269 or Crime Stoppers at 409-938-TIPS.