Police seek 2 involved in hit and run

MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - Police are seeking two people who they say were involved in a hit and run on Sunday, July 3.

According to police, two people were speeding on Conger Street on July 3 without headlights when one person was hit and received injuries.

After hitting the person, one car turned on South 23rd Street and the other car on north 23rd Street. Police say neither driver stopped to help the injured person.

Jefferson County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or people who were driving, according to police.

Call the Mt. Vernon Police Department at 618-242-3131 or the Jefferson County Crime Stoppers tips line at 618-242-8477.

Callers can remain anonymous.

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