Hit and Run Accident Sends Woman to Hospital

Shawn McCollam
Shawn McCollam

JUNE 19, 2005 -- A woman is recovering in the hospital after a hit and run accident. Her husband wants to find the person who hit her.

Witnesses say Angela McCollam was pushing a shopping cart near the corner of Market Street and Kerr Avenue when she was hit by a fast moving vehicle. The vehicle was then hit by another car.

Her husband says McCollam's pelvis is broken in two places and she has a broken leg.

Police say the drivers in the cars fled the scene.

Shawn McCollam says the accident has been devastating and hopes the person who caused the accident will come forward.

He said his wife was transported to a hospital in Chapel Hill.