Springettsbury Township Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a hit-and-run driver who fled he scene after hitting a man in a motorized wheelchair on East Market Street on Sunday evening.
Joseph Ziemba, 77, of York City, escaped life-threatening injuries during the 6:35 p.m. hit-and-run, which was near the intersection of Mills Street, according to township police Lt. Todd King.
Ziemba, who was treated for his injuries at a local hospital, was operating his motorized wheelchair eastbound in the right westbound lane of Market Street when an SUV struck him and kept going, King said. The SUV is dark-colored, maybe dark blue or black, he said.
Anyone with information about the crash or the identity of the hit-and-run driver is asked to call township police at (717) 757-3525.