Two suffer minor injuries after hit and run crash

a hit and run crash on Mitchell Ave. leaves two teens injured, police are searching for the driver of the fleeing vehicle.

Posted: Mar 15, 2020 7:12 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Two teens suffered minor injuries after a hit and run crash at the intersection of Mitchell Ave. and S 35th St. 

Police responded to the scene shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday to find a silver Jeep with significant driver's side damage and airbags deployed. 

Two teens in the vehicle, including the driver, were taken by a private car to Mosaic Life Care for treatment. 

Police said witnesses on scene told them that speed likely played a factor, however, an official cause of the crash is unknown.   

Police were not able to release suspect vehicle information.   

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