JPD investigating subject who fled scene of accident

By Herald Staff

JASPER — A Sunday accident in Jasper led to a person involved fleeing the scene.

Jasper Police Department received a report of an accident at the intersection of Newton Street and Baden Strasse shortly after midnight. When officers arrived on the scene, the person driving a 2021 black Chevy Malibu had already left the scene on foot. JPD K-9 Makya assisted in tracking the person. It is believed that the person was picked up by another vehicle and is unable to be located. JPD is conducting an investigation.

JPD was assisted by KARS Wrecker Service in Huntingburg.

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