Two separate hit and run accidents

Published 08/19 2012 10:27PM

Updated 08/20 2012 10:48AM

DECATUR -- Police are looking for drivers behind two separate hit and run accidents. The first happened around 6:30 pm Sunday at the intersection of Webster and Cantrell Street.

Police say someone driving a green Ford Taurus ran a red light.
The driver hit an SUV, causing it to roll over. The Taurus was found parked nearby, but the driver was gone.

A few minutes later, police say a 7-year old boy was hit while riding his bike near the 1300-block of East Decatur Street.
Authorities say he was riding in the street when a motorcyclist bumped his back tire, then sped off.

The boy was taken the hospital with minor injuries. The driver was on a yellow and white sports bike.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.

Decatur & Macon County Crime Stoppers
(217) 423 - TIPS
Text: DPD333 + info to CRIMES (274637)

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