Galesburg police ask for public’s help after hit-and-run

GALESBURG, Illinois (NEWS) – Galesburg police are asking for the public’s help after a hit-and-run early Saturday morning.

According to the Galesburg Police Department, a dark colored SUV struck a pedestrian in the 400 block of South Academy Drive.

The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene.

The pedestrian was transported to the hospital with significant injuries.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of this individual and vehicle can contact the Galesburg Police Department at (309) 343-9151 or the Galesburg Area Crime Stoppers at (309) 344-0044.