A young girl was injured on an apparent hit and run in West Utica Friday morning. Utica Police report than an 11 year old girl was struck by a vehicle that left the scene at a high rate of speed. The hit and run occurred on Sunset Ave, near Shaw St. The child was taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
Witnesses at the scene of the hit and run provided police with a description of the vehicle involved. Utica Police found the vehicle several blocks away, in a driveway on Lincoln Ave, near Newell St. Police say that the investigation into the incident is continuing and that they expect that tickets will be issued.