Police have narrowed their search in a hit-in-run accident with an Amish buggy that took place early Monday morning on Blue River Road. They are now looking for a silver or gray Honda car.
According to Washington County Deputy Sheriff Brent Miller, “We are looking for a driver, who left the scene of [the] accident. The driver is believed to have been driving a late 90’s model Honda passenger vehicle, silver or gray in color with an orange license plate on the front of the vehicle with “Kubota” on the license plate.”
The accident happend on Monday, January 30, according to Miller. The crash was reported around 1:49 AM and occurred near 12510 E Blue River Road.
Deputy Lucas Gray received information that an Amish buggy with two occupants were traveling south on Blue River Road, when a vehicle rear ended the buggy.
The impact ejected both occupants and caused the buggy to flip upside down.
The driver of the vehicle failed to stop and left the scene of the accident. No injuries were reported.
He said the department is actively searching for the vehicle in Washington County.
Anyone who may have information regarding this leaving the scene of an accident is asked to call the Washington County Sheriff’s Department at 883-5999.