Police searching for vehicle involved in pedestrian hit and run

Published: May. 16, 2022 at 10:52 PM CDT|Updated: May. 17, 2022 at 11:35 AM CDT
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Police need the public’s help in finding a vehicle involved in a hit and run that sent a woman to a Memphis hospital.

The incident happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, in the 3500-block of East Highland Drive near the National Road intersection.

According to the initial incident report, 19-year-old Ashley Nicole Blazer of Bono suffered serious injuries when an unidentified vehicle hit her as she crossed the road.

Police said the vehicle, believed to be a gray or silver SUV, then drove away from the scene.

A medical helicopter flew Blazer to Regional One Health in Memphis with undisclosed injuries.

Anyone with information on this case should call the Jonesboro Police Department at 870-395-5551.

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