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Georgia authorities search for pickup truck involved in hit and run


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LAMAR COUNTY –Georgia state troopers and Lamar County Sheriff’s officials are asking for the public’s help locating a red pickup truck that was involved in a hit and run collision.

The crash, which caused a serious injury occurred Feb. 2 at about 7:45 p.m. on Ga. 7 northbound in the area of Shirley’s Surplus and Sales.

The vehicle authorities are searching for is a 1994 through 1997 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck. The pickup is red in color with a gray accent on the lower portion of the vehicle. The pickup should be missing the lower air dam, located below the front bumper, and have front end damage.

It is unknown if the pickup is a regular cab or extended cab Chevrolet S-10.

If you have any information as to the location of the vehicle or its driver, contact the Georgia State Patrol at (770) 254-7247 or the Lamar County Sheriff’s Office at (770) 358-5159.

Thom Chandler
Thom Chandler is the editor of The Georgia Sun and has been writing, editing and managing websites and blogs since 1995. He is a lifelong Georgian and one of those increasingly rare Atlanta natives.

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