Fredericton police look for driver of vehicle that struck pedestrian

Police in Fredericton are looking for the driver of a car who struck a pedestrian on the city's south side a week ago.

Heidi Cyr, spokesperson for the Fredericton Police Force, said Friday that it happened at Regent Street and McLeod Avenue between 6:35 p.m. and 6:40 p.m. on March 31.

Cyr said the driver exited the vehicle and spoke to the pedestrian before leaving the scene.

"The driver failed to stop at the scene and caused bodily harm," Cyr said in a news release.

Cyr told our newsroom that the pedestrian was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

"No other details will be released," she said in an email to our newsroom.

The driver is described as a Caucasian male, between 20 and 25 years old, and was driving a grey sedan with New Brunswick plates.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fredericton Police Force or Crime Stoppers.