Moosic Police Seek Hit-and-run Driver

February 27, 2019

MOOSIC — Borough police are trying to identify the driver of a pickup who abandoned the vehicle and fled after plowing into a car Wednesday outside Trotters Motel, 4217 Birney Ave. The driver of the truck hit a sign and clipped the building before slamming into the parked car around 9:41 a.m., police said. He then got out of the truck and walked north on Birney Avenue toward Rocky Glen Road. Police have been unable to determine the owner of the truck, described a red, late 1990s model Ford F-150 with a tool box and racks for ladders. Police asked anyone with information about the driver or the truck to call 570-342-9111. — DAVID SINGLETON