STERLING – Sterling police are asking the public for information about a single-vehicle hit-and-run crash at 12:45 a.m. Saturday at East 12th Street and Fifth Avenue.
According to witnesses, a maroon or darker red mid-sized four-door vehicle, with two or three occupants, was eastbound when the vehicle left East 12th Street. The vehicle drove through a wooden privacy fence, turned around in the rear yard of a residence, and fled the scene eastbound on 11th Street.
Parts recovered at the scene indicate the vehicle is a 2008 or newer Toyota Corolla, with damage to the front of the vehicle. Anyone with information is asked to call Sterling police at 815-632-6640 or Whiteside County Crime Stoppers at 877-625-7867.