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Murrysville police searching for car involved in hit and run of pedestrian

Renatta Signorini
| Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, 1:51 p.m.

Murrysville police were looking for a car that fled after hitting a pedestrian, according to a Westmoreland 911 dispatcher.

The male victim was hit near the intersection of William Penn Highway and Vincent Hall Road at about 1:15 p.m. Thursday. His injuries appeared to be minor, the dispatcher said.

An alert issued by police stated the collision was the result of a road-rage incident.

The white male suspect in his early 20s was reported to have been wearing a Penn-Trafford Warriors knit cap. He was driving a silver Lincoln MKZ, according to the alert.

Murrysville’s police chief could not immediately be reached.

Renatta Signorini is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Renatta at 724-837-5374, or via Twitter @byrenatta.

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