(9-11-17) Sunday, September 10th  at around 8:45pm, 26 year old Preston Scott Pendergraff and a female  were walking near the intersection of Fleetfoot Road and Siegrist Jutte Road when Pendergraff was struck by an unknown vehicle. The vehicle did not stop and drove off and left the scene. Pendergraff was seriously injured and was transported by an emergency squad to Mercer Health where he was later LifeFlighted to another facility.

The Mercer County Sheriff’s office is looking for information regarding the driver and the vehicle. The Sheriff is looking for a black SUV with front passenger side damage. Vehicle parts were recovered at the scene.

Anyone with information about this accident is asked to contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office tip line at 567-890-TIPS (8477).