Police investigating hit and run accident

The Marquette Police Department is investigating a hit and run accident that took place shortly after 2:30 a.m. Sunday in Marquette, at the corner of Fitch Avenue and Center Street.

Police say a vehicle drove over the curb striking and breaking a utility pole and knocking down wires. Police believe the vehicle sustained heavy front end damage to it’s passenger side. There were several parts and fluids from the vehicle left behind at the scene.

Authorities say the vehicle is silver in color and is believed to be a Pontiac Bonneville. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Marquette Police Department at (906)228–0400.