Edwardsburg teen involved in hit-and-run
EDWARDSBURG — Chief Douglas Westrick of the Ontwa Township Edwardsburg Police Department reports that at 7:05 a.m. on Tuesday, March 13 officers responded to the area of US-12 and Cass Street for a hit-and-run injury accident.
Initial investigation indicates that Brandon Pickens, 17, of Edwardsburg, was believed to be westbound on US-12 when struck by an unidentified vehicle traveling in an unknown direction. He walked to a nearby residence to call 911.
Pickens was transported via Edwardsburg Ambulance Service to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka.
Anyone with information about this accident is asked to contact the Ontwa Township Edwardsburg Police Department at (269) 663-8444.