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Mass. Police Searching for Driver in Hit-and-Run Crash

Driver seen in car similar to Mazda Miata or Mazda MX series



    Police say the man they are looking for may have been driving a car similar to the one seen in this photo.

    Police in North Reading, Massachusetts, are investigating a hit-and-run that left one person injured on Friday morning.

    Authorities said a man was walking along the side of the road in the area of 280 Main Street when he was struck by a passing car. The car then fled the scene.

    The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

    Police are searching for the driver of the car which is described as a maroon colored, two-door convertible with a dark top - similar to a Mazda Miata or Mazda MX series. The car was last seen traveling North on Main Street (Route 28) toward Andover.

    The driver of the car is described as a white man, approximately 6 feet tall with a medium build and partially gray hair. He was wearing a light blue short sleeved shirt with a collar.

    Anyone with information is asked to call North Reading Police at 978-664-3131.