Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Searching For Hit and Run Driver



Two pedestrians were injured on Friday after being hit by a vehicle in Jackson County. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says the vehicle was traveling west on Airport Road in Murphysboro when the driver hit two pedestrians. One person was taken to a local hospital and later flown to St. Louis for life threatening injuries. The vehicle is described as a 1997 or 2003 Ford F150 or Ford Expedition. The vehicle is also missing a passenger side mirror. If you know anything about this incident please contact the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office at 618-687-3822.