Athens Twp. police investigate hit-and-run
Athens Township police seek an unknown individual involved in a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident that occurred Monday, according to information from township police.
Police said the individual, operating an unknown type of vehicle, was traveling west on West Lockhart Street in the early evening hours March 18 when it left the north side of the roadway for unknown reasons.
The vehicle struck and damaged a sign owned by the Sayre Veterans of Foreign Wars post at 923 West Lockhart Street, police said. The driver then fled the scene without reporting the incident to police or making contact with VFW officials, police said.
Police continue to investigate. Anyone with information in reference to the incident is asked to contact township police at (570) 888-2200.