File photo.

File photo.

RCMP in Port Hardy are asking for the public’s help in tracking down a driver involved in a hit and run that happened on the ball fields near Park Drive.

Witnesses say a truck was driving erratically and doing doughnuts on the ball field last Thursday around 9 p.m.

A man went over to speak to the young male driver to ask him to stop, police say the driver hit him with the truck before leaving the scene.

The injured man was taken to hospital with possible head and neck injuries.

Witnesses describe the vehicle as:

  • 2008 to 2012 red Ford F350
  • Possible flat bed or wood side panelling
  • Raised suspension
  • Believed to be a young male driver
RCMP are asking anyone who knows anything about the incident or the suspect to call  250-949-6335, or Crimestopprs at t 1-800-222-8477.

Ben O'Hara