Police Search For Drunk Driver After Hit-And-Run In NW OKC


Thursday, August 1st 2013, 10:48 pm
By: News 9


Police are searching for the driver of a car that fled the scene of a hit-and-run accident in northwest Oklahoma City, Thursday night.

It happened just after 9 p.m. near Britton Rd. and Shartel Ave.

Authorities say the suspect driver crashed head on into the victim's vehicle. Police also say that alcohol likely played a factor in the crash.

The driver in the victim's vehicle had to be freed using the Jaws of Life. That person was transported to a local hospital. Their condition is not known at this time.

A description of the hit-and-run driver is not known at this time.