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Three hit and run drivers are sought

Published April 15. 2011 05:06PM

State police at Schuylkill Haven are looking for three hit and run drivers involved in separate incidents at two locations in Schuylkill County.

Troopers said about 6:25 a.m. on Tuesday, April 12, Linda F. Schaeffer, 54, of Hegins, was driving a 2004 Chrysler 300 norhtbound on SR125 in Pine Grove Township, when a southbound vehicle sideswiped her vehicle.

After impact the other driver fled the scene.

Schaeffer was not injured.

Also on Tuesday, in the parking lot of the Fairlane Village Mall in Norwegian Township, about 11:30 a.m. troopers said a vehicle was driven southbound in the lot in the area of the Dollar Tree store when it struck a parked 1999 Ford Taurus. The driver then fled the scene.

On Monday, April 11, about 10:30 p.m. Troopers said two vehicles were parked along the curb in the area of 1021 Pottsville St., in Mechanicsburg, when another vehicle was operated eastbound.

The right mirror of the vehicle struck the left miror of a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee and then hit the left mirror of a 1996 Chevrolet S10 pickup truck.

The driver failed to stop and left the scene.

Anyone with information on any of these incidents is asked to call troopers at (570) 593-2000.

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