Police searching for suspect in Wareham hit-and-run

WAREHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - Police are searching for a driver accused of hitting a pedestrian in Wareham on Monday and fleeing the scene.

Officers responding to a reported pedestrian crash at the intersection of Marion and Swifts Beach roads about 6:53 p.m. found a 48-year-old Wareham resident suffering from minor injuries.

A preliminary investigation suggests the driver of a red Ford F-150 pickup truck hit the person as they were crossing a crosswalk and fled the scene, according to Wareham police.

The victim was transported to Tobey Hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call Wareham police.

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