Tuesday, 13 February 2024 09:33

Akron Police Seek Driver in Fatal Hit-Skip Crash Featured

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A 47 year old man who had been riding an electric bike last Friday afternoon on South Arlington Street, has died from the injuries he sustained after getting struck by a hit-skip driver.

So far, police do not know who was driving the white sedan they believe left Jimmy Fletcher of Akron bleeding, and critically injured on the pavement near the intersection of South Arlington and Ray Street.

Now, they are asking for your help, while their investigation continues, and the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office prepares to do an autopsy.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip.

Citizens may also provide anonymous information to any of the following:

The Summit County Crimestoppers: 330-434-COPS.

Text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637

You can also download the Akron PD app and submit information by texting Tips411, or access the link on their website: www.AkronCops.org.

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