Police captain injured in hit-and-run

HUNTING PARK - July 31, 2011

The accident happened at 3:44 a.m. along Clarissa Street in Hunting Park.

Police say the captain was driving in an unmarked car when another driver struck the back of his vehicle.

The driver then made a u-turn and fled the scene.

The police captain suffered a broken leg. He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was treated and released.

Police say the vehicle is described as tan in color with heavy front end damage.

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