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Serious Injury Hit and Run

public information release police
May 10, 2019

The Cobb County Police Department’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) Unit is investigating a serious injury hit and run collision which occurred on Olive Springs Road at Cerice Circle on May 6, 2019 at 3:45 p.m.

Per investigators, a male juvenile pedestrian was attempting to cross Olive Springs Road at Cerice Circle. As the pedestrian was crossing the roadway, a vehicle traveling south on Olive Springs Road collided with him. After the collision, the vehicle fled the scene without stopping.

The juvenile was transported to Scottish Rite Hospital with life threatening injuries.

Investigators believe the vehicle was a dark blue or black BMW X3 sport utility vehicle. The BMW will have damage to the driver side headlight area.

The collision remains under investigation and anyone with information is requested to contact the Cobb County Police Department at 770-499-3987.

Below is a photo of a similar vehicle but not the actual vehicle.