SUMMERSIDE – Summerside police are looking for the driver of a 2011 red Ford Edge involved in two hit and run accidents, Thursday night.
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Police were at the scene of a second hit and run accident Thursday night involving the same vehicle. After colliding with another vehicle a Ford demolished a traffic light standard at the intersection of Harvard Street and Water Street.
Police said at approximately 8:30 p.m. the vehicle came off of Convent Street and struck a 2003 Dodge Grand Caravan travelling North on Granville Street causing considerable damage to both vehicles.
The driver of the Ford failed to stop at the scene and continued to Water Street where it went east and struck and destroyed the light standard at the intersection of Harvard Street and Water Street. The driver also failed to stop at this scene.
Police said they have a suspect vehicle in this matter and are attempting to identify the driver at the time of the accident.
The investigation is ongoing and police are attempting to obtain video footage that exists of both accidents. Anyone with information in relation to this investigation is asked to call Summerside Police at 902-432-1213 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.