Driver Wanted After Fleeing Car Crash Scene

5 years 2 months 4 weeks ago Wednesday, September 19 2012 Sep 19, 2012 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 9:11:34 AM CDT September 19, 2012 in News
By: KOMU 8 Staff

COLUMBIA - A Columbia man is wanted by Boone County Sheriff Deputies after fleeing the scene of a car accident on Tuesday night.

Derrell Lewis left the scene of a roll-over car accident which ejected a female passenger. The female was transported to a local hospital for her injuries, as well as two other passengers. 

The accident occured around 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday night in the 2600 Block of Oakland Church Road. 

Deputies say the 24-year-old driver fled the scene of the accident before emergency crews got there. Lewis is wanted for leaving the scene, driving without a license and two counts of child endangerment, since two minors were in the car at the time of the accident. 

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