Minor injuries reported in Santa Maria hit-and-run

Posted at 8:48 AM, Jun 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-04 21:18:36-04

Police are looking for a driver involved in a hit-and-run crash Tuesday morning in Santa Maria.

It happened shortly after 5:30 a.m. at Battles Road and Lincoln Street.

Police say two vehicles, one landing on its side, were involved.

One of the drivers reportedly ran off after the crash. Police say someone not involved in the crash tried to chase after him but did not catch him, and the man was gone by the time officers arrived on scene.

Those involved in the crash who remained on scene reportedly sustained minor injuries.

The crash blocked at least one lane of traffic, but was cleared by 8:30 a.m., according to police.

No other information was immediately available.