February 2, 2014

Police searching for hit-and-run driver

Associated Press

—  Police are searching for a driver accused of hitting three girls in southwest Atlanta and fleeing the scene.

Atlanta police say the girls were walking along a street when they were struck Friday evening. Two of the three girls were hospitalized with serious injuries.

Police say one of the victims told investigators that the driver may have been riding in a silver, four-door Chevrolet Malibu. Police say the driver got out of his car, looked at the girls, got back into his car and fled.

A detailed description of the suspect wasn’t immediately available.