3 July, 2021
Man pleads for information from the public after his dad is struck in alleged hit and run
The son of a man in Mackay Base Hospital after being hit by a vehicle in an alleged hit and run, has called for motorists to take extra care, be on the look-out and and to report dangerous or erratic driving behaviour to Mackay Police.
The man reached out to Mackay Local News this afternoon, calling on motorists to "be careful" after his father was struck by the car about noon today (Saturday, July 03).
The vehicle is believed to have been stolen from a residence not far from where the incident occurred and it is understood the driver did not stop at the scene.
Mackay Local News has elected not to publish names in this article out of respect for the family involved,
Anyone with information should call Policelink on 131444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
No further information was available.