Hit and Run Crash

The LBPD investigated a hit and run crash that occurred on 01/08/2021 at around 10:00pm in the 100 block of Owl Hill Road.  The crash was reported on 01/09/2021 at around 11;14am, after residents noticed damage to their properties.

The LBPD, with the assistance of NLCRPD, investigated the crash and were able to locate the vehicle and driver involved.  Officers learned that Brent ECKERT, age 33, of East Petersburg was traveling east-bound on Owl Hill Road when his vehicle left the roadway, struck a curb, traveled through two yards and struck tow mailboxes.  The vehicle ECKERT was driving was found disabled and abandoned near the scene of the collision.  ECKERT was cited by Police for Accident involving Damage to Unattended Property.

ECKERT is presumed innocent.

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