ALLIANCE, OH (WOIO) - Alliance Police are trying to find the driver who hit an 11-year-old boy crossing the street on Tuesday evening.
Around 6:25 p.m., police say J.J. Morris was crossing East State Street in the 700 block when he was struck by a silver sedan. The vehicle dragged the boy's bike more than 100 feet before fleeing the scene without stopping to help. The vehicle then continued eastbound on East State Street.
Police say a manager at the nearby McDonalds called 911.
Alliance Police are investigating and following several leads.
"We obviously want to find this driver. Who would leave a child injured?" said Sgt. Michael Yarian.
Police are looking for a silver vehicle with front-end damage. The driver could face criminal charges.
Anyone with more information on the hit-skip is urged to call the Alliance Police Department at (330) 821-9140.