Police seeking hit and run driver

Photo provided by London police.

London police are hoping the public can help them identify a woman believed to have been the driver in a hit and run that injured a pedestrian.

According to police, around 9 a.m. on September 25, a woman was walking on a sidewalk in the area of Dundas Street and Edmonton Street when she was hit by a driver that was pulling out of a gas station. The driver, who was behind the wheel of a grey Ford Escape, took off from the scene.

The pedestrian’s injuries were minor.

Police have released surveillance photos that show the vehicle and a partial image of the driver (shown above). She is described as being Caucasian, with a thin build, likely between 20 and 25-years-old. She had straight brown hair that was in a ponytail. She was wearing black leggings and a light coloured sweatshirt over a black shirt.

The Ford Escape she was driving has a licence plate number that begin with the letter “C”.

Photo provided by London police.

Photo provided by London police.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident, or the suspect and/or vehicle in the attached photos, is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously to London Elgin Middlesex Crime Stoppers.