Le Mars Police Looking For Driver Involved In Injury Accident

Le Mars, Iowa — The Le Mars Police Department is looking for a driver involved in a hit-and-run that sent one person to the hospital.

According to Le Mars Police, the hit-and-run happened at about 7:25 p.m. Sunday in Le Mars at the intersection of 6th Ave and 4th Street SW. Police say a 45-year-old woman was walking in the crosswalk when she was struck by a southbound pickup truck. After the woman was struck, police say the pickup left the scene.

The pedestrian, who police have not identified at this time, received serious injuries and was taken to the Le Mars hospital before being transferred to a Sioux City hospital.

Le Mars Police describe the vehicle that struck the pedestrian as a newer model, red four-door pickup. Police say they are working on getting surveillance footage of the pickup and plan to share a screenshot of it with local media.

Anyone with information on this hit-and-run is asked to contact the Le Mars Police Department at (712) 546-4113.

(Courtesy fellow Community First Broadcasting station KSOU in Sioux Center and Media Partner KTIV)


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