Pedestrian Flees After Being Hit By Car - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

Pedestrian Flees After Being Hit By Car

Posted: Updated:

 

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) - Ocean City police are investigating a hit-and-run in which the person who was hit was the one who ran.

Police say 24-year-old Samuel Cribbs of Murrysville, Pa., was hit by a car early Sunday morning while crossing Coastal Highway at 49th Street.

The vehicle stopped, but police say Cribbs fled the scene. Police say he crossed against the traffic signal and rolled onto the windshield of the car that hit him.

Police couldn't find him after the crash. But later Sunday morning, police and emergency medical workers were called to the scene of a hotel about five blocks away for a report of an injured man. Cribbs was taken to a hospital for treatment. Police say he appeared to be drunk.

Cribbs has been cited for crossing the roadway unsafely.


(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

 

  • ContestsMore>>

  • Survey Contest Winners

    Survey Contest Winners

    Below find the winners of our Survey Contest:Winners of a $100 Giant Gift card:Survey # 1 - Ollie GravenorSurvey # 2 - Carey SenterSurvey # 3 -TBASurvey # 4 - TBAGrand Prize winner of a $1000 CarnivalMore >>
    Click here for a list of winnersMore >>
  • Teacher Who Makes A Difference

    Teacher Who Makes A Difference

    The WMDT 47 Teachers Who Make a Difference Contest is Sponsored by Accurate Optical: "Encouraging children of all ages to come in for an annual eye exam to help them see better in school." Each month weMore >>
    The WMDT 47 "Teachers Who Make a Difference" Sponsored by Accurate Optical Encouraging children of all ages to come in for an annual eye exam to help them see better in school.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WMDT. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.