Posted: Aug 25, 2010 1:07 PM
A man who had been involved in an earlier non-injury accident in Carroll County was killed by a hit and run driver while trying to retrieve his vehicle early Wednesday morning.
The incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. on Highway 47 near Ghent. State Police say Aaron L. Martin, 24, of Ghent had been involved in an earlier non-injury accident at the same location, and, while attempting to remove his vehicle from the ditch, was struck and killed by a passing motorist, who fled the scene.
The vehicle used in the incident was later recovered, but the driver, whose name has not been released, is still at large.
State Police are requesting anyone with any information about this incident to call them at (502) 532-6363.