Teen Charged in Marion Hit and Run

Teen Charged in Marion Hit and Run

Marion — An 11-year-old is recovering in an Evansville area hospital after being hit by a vehicle yesterday morning in Marion. According to police reports, the accident happened near the intersection of North State and Patrick Streets at around 7:10 yesterday morning. The 16-year-old driver of the vehicle fled after hitting the child, but was later found in Johnston City where he was brought in on charges of leaving the scene of a personal injury accident. The driver was later released to his parents. The victim’s injuries are being called non-life-threatening.