Kentville Police Service
Kentville Police are asking for assistance in locating the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run involving two pedestrians on Dec. 10.
The incident occurred around 8 p.m. as two male pedestrians were crossing on the crosswalkin front of the NAPA Car Parts store on Aberdeen Street in Kentville. A red compact car, possibly a Chevrolet Cavalier, crossed the Cornwallis Bridge onto Aberdeen Street and struck one of the pedestrians. The other man was able to jump to safety.
Sgt. Ron Delorey with Kentville Police says the man that was struck had minor injuries and was treated, then released from Valley Regional Hospital.
The red car did not stop and fled the area towards Coldbrook. It's believed the vehicle may have contained three or four young people, possibly in their late teens or early twenties.
Anyone with information that may lead to the identity of the driver of the vehicle is encouraged to contact Kentville Police at 678-3378.