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Driver Runs After Truck Slams Into Building

Posted on: 5:40 am, March 28, 2013, by , updated on: 05:55am, March 28, 2013

WILKES-BARRE — Police in Luzerne County are on the lookout for a driver on the run after a truck crashed into a building in Wilkes-Barre.

The wreck happened at the intersection of Park Avenue and Hill Street around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The person driving the pick-up took out a utility pole before hitting the building.  Crews said electricity was not affected.

Wilkes-Barre police said the driver ran away from the scene.  Anyone with information on the crash or the whereabouts of the driver is asked to call police.

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