Police release surveillance photos of vehicle in Kzoo hit-and-run

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek

(Surveillance photos released by the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety from a hit-and-run crash on March 27,2020)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Police have released surveillance photos of a vehicle they say was involved in a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a teenage girl.

The crash happened on Friday around 1:30 p.m. on Reed Avenue near Portage Street in Kalamazoo. Authorities were able to obtain surveillance footage that showed the vehicle running over the girl.

The 15-year-old victim was rushed to Bronson Hospital by ambulance where she was treated for serious injuries.

Authorities said the suspect vehicle, believed to be a dark-colored Hyundai Elantra, was last seen heading west on Reed Avenue and was gone by the time officers arrived at the scene.

The victim’s name and current condition have not been released.

Anyone who has information or recognizes the vehicle in question should call the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 269.337.8120 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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