Police searching for hit-and-run suspect

POSTED: 8:39 AM Mar 02 2013
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Va. -

Police are looking for a man they say fled the scene of a hit-and-run Saturday morning.

Virginia State Police tell us it happened around 2:00 Saturday morning on Highway 11W in Washington County, Virginia.

We’re told a person walking in the road was hit by a car.

Police tell us the driver of the car got out to check on the pedestrian and left the scene.

We’re told the suspect is a male, about 6 feet tall with brown hair and a beard.

Police say the car is a gray 80's model Toyota with some damage to the front bumper and windshield.

The pedestrian is expected to be ok.