Police track down alleged culprit in hit-and-run in Broadway area

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Published on June 27, 2014

The Corner Brook Royal Newfoundland Constabulary managed to track down the suspect in a hit-and-run collision that occurred in the Broadway area Thursday night.

Officers responded to the scene of the collision at 8:13 p.m. As a result of the police investigation, the suspect vehicle was located in the area of O'Connell Drive. A man from Springdale faces charges of impaired driving, and was issued a seven-day driving suspension.

The accused was released from custody and will appear in provincial court in Corner Brook at a later date. 

Police say the matter is still under investigation.