Driver runs stop sign, hits truck, flees on foot, charged with impairment
The Dodge Ram driver left the scene on foot, later found by K9 unit in nearby wooded area
The driver of a Dodge Ram pickup truck has been charged with impaired driving after running a stop sign and leaving the scene of a crash.
Police were called to a two-vehicle accident at the corner of East Main Street and Victoria Street in Grand Falls-Windsor early Friday morning.
A white Dodge Ram allegedly ran through a stop sign before hitting a GMC pickup truck.
The driver of the Dodge left the scene on foot, police said, and a K9 unit later found the man in a nearby wooded area.
He was arrested and is facing charges of impaired driving, failure to stop at the scene of an accident and failing to stop at a stop sign.
The driver of the GMC pickup was taken to hospital and later released, while a female passenger in the Dodge Ram was uninjured.