SAVANNAH, GA (November 30, 2019) – Savannah Police’s Traffic Investigation Unit is investigating a Nov. 29 hit and run crash that resulted in serious injuries to a pedestrian on Bay Street.
Around 10:20 p.m. officers responded to a crash on Bay Street at Barnard Street that resulted in injuries to 46-year-old Ismal Acevedo, of Savannah. According to a preliminary investigation, Acevedo was attempted to cross all lanes of Bay Street and was not in a crosswalk when he was struck by a westbound white in color Dodge Charger. Following the crash, the Charger fled the scene and crashed at Oglethorpe and Fahm streets. The driver has not been identified at this time.
Acevedo was transported to Memorial Medical Center for treatment. The crash remains under investigation.
Anyone with information on the crash should contact the Traffic Investigation Unit at (912) 525-2421 or CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.