UPDATE, Dec 7, 11:48 a.m.:
The vehicle involved in the hit and run yesterday has been located. The investigation is continuing to determine who was driving the vehicle. we will update information as it becomes available.
Sgt. Biddle with DPS in Abilene released the following request for assistance in identifying a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident.
Thursday afternoon (December 6) at around 5:56 p.m. a white Pontiac SUV/mini van traveling northbound on CR 287 struck a vehicle and a pedestrian just North of FM 1235 in Taylor County. The Pontiac continued north leaving the scene of the crash. The Pontiac is white with black fender flares. It has front left damage and is missing the center grill with a honeycomb pattern, drivers headlamp, and the left front fender flare. The victim was transported to Hendrick Medical Center.
Anyone with information regarding the vehicle or crash can call Abilene DPS Communications at (325) 795-4030.
Below is a stock photo of the type of vehicle believed to have been involved in the hit-and-run.