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2 pedestrians injured in St. Augustine hit-and-run

Deputies say one victim was in a wheelchair

SJSO investigates a hit-and-run that injured two pedestrians Saturday, one of whom was in a wheelchair.
SJSO investigates a hit-and-run that injured two pedestrians Saturday, one of whom was in a wheelchair. (WJXT)

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle Saturday night at Old Moultrie Road and Old Hastings Road in St. Augustine. The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office said one of the victims was in a wheelchair.

The sheriff’s office told News4Jax one of the victims was in a wheelchair. Their injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Deputies said the vehicle that hit the two did not stop. They are searching for a maroon vehicle with damage on the right passenger side in connection with the hit-and-run.

Anyone who recognizes the vehicle or has information about the crash is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers at 888-277-TIPS.