Pedestrian in hospital after hit-and-run crash in Caledon


Published September 22, 2022 at 10:50 am

A pedestrian is in hospital and police are searching for the driver of a Volkswagen Jetta after a hit-and-run crash in Caledon.

Just after 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, the Caledon OPP say officers were called to Kennedy Rd. just north of Benadir Ave. in Caledon for reports of a crash.

Police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and the driver fled the scene after the collision. The pedestrian was transported to hospital with serious but non life-threatening injuries.

Investigators are searching for the driver and are asking the public for help locating the vehicle.

The car involved in the crash is believed to be a dark-coloured 2011 to 2016 Volkswagen Jetta. Police say the vehicle sustained damage to the passenger side mirror and may also have damage to its front right side.

Anyone with information about the vehicle or who may have witnessed the collision or has dashcam footage are asked to contact Caledon OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

You can also contact Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting

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