STEPHENVILLE Three motor vehicle accidents were reported in Stephenville on Monday, with one of them being a hit and run.
That accident occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at the intersection of West Street and Hansen Highway when a black car rear-ended another vehicle and the driver of the car left the scene. Police said unfortunately the driver of the other car was not able to get the license number of the car that left the scene and would like anyone who might have witnessed the accident to call the Bay St. George RCMP at 643-2118.
Another morning accident took place at the Stephenville Mall parking lot where a driver backed into another vehicle, resulting in damages over $1,000 and no charges.
The third accident occurred in the afternoon at the intersection of Provincial Street and Main Street where the driver of a vehicle making a left turn onto Main Street was struck by an oncoming car. There were no injuries and no charges.