For Immediate Release
On the evening of Tuesday, December 16th, Abingdon Police were dispatched to the 300 block of Lowry Drive in reference to a traffic accident. Upon arrival, officers observed a beige Honda Element with Washington State tags lying on its passenger side with no occupants. Upon further investigation, the Honda Element had lost control and left the roadway hitting a parked vehicle, causing the vehicle to roll over in the front yard of a residence. The two occupants of the vehicle fled the scene on foot. One occupant was a male wearing a gray sweatshirt and the other, a female wearing a striped sweater. After running the vehicle registration, it was reported stolen out of Mt. Vernon, Washington. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the two occupants.
If you have any information on this incident, please contact the Abingdon Police Department at 276-628-3111 or Washington County Dispatch at 276-676-6277.