Wilmington Police looking for driver of 18-wheeler who hit pedestrian, kept going
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police are looking for the driver of an 18-wheeler who they say kept going when he hit a pedestrian early this morning.
Dispatchers say just before 7 a.m., they got the call about a hit and run crash in the 2800 block of Carolina Beach Road. Police say the person struck by the truck was taken to the hospital for injuries, but say they are expected to be okay.
Police say they are working to get the description of the 18-wheeler they are looking for, but they do know the truck took off in the direction of downtown. They say there is no other information on the crash at this time.
Stay with WWAY for details as the story develops.
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