Skateboarder hit by car


Chatham-Kent police want to speak with a driver in connection with a skateboarder getting clipped by a vehicle Saturday evening.

Police say an 18-year-old Chatham man was skateboarding on Glenwood Drive near Jackson drive in Chatham about 8 p.m. when he got hit by a vehicle.

The driver fled the scene.

The skateboarder suffered minor injuries.

The vehicle in question is a older model grey four-door vehicle, police say, with black fender flares and black aftermarket rims, as well as a loud exhaust system, police say.

Police want to speak with any potential witnesses or anyone who may know the suspect vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Josh Rose at or 519-436-6600 ext. 87290. Anonymous callers may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and may be eligible for a cash reward.


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