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Hit and run in Benton Twp. injures one


A morning hit and run injured one person and left an electrical pole downed in Benton Township. The suspect driver has still not been identified after fleeing the scene on foot.

The suspect's vehicle ran a stop sign at Walnut and Chicago, colliding with another vehicle and hitting a utility pole. The pole remained suspended by the intact wires.

The passenger of the suspect vehicle was treated with minor injuries. The accident is still under investigation and it is unknown if alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the Benton Township Police Department at 269-926-8221.

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