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The City of Titusville, Florida / Police / NewsPolice Searching for Hit and Run SuspectTitusville Police are searching for the suspect of a hit and run traffic crash involving a United States Postal Service mail truck and another vehicle.
On Friday May 5, 2017 at approximately 11:15 AM, a patrol officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop of a 2005 black Chevy Impala at the intersection of Wager Avenue and Union Street. The suspect driving the vehicle did not pull over and immediately fled from officers at a high rate of speed.
The officer discontinued the traffic stop and did not pursue the vehicle.
Moments later, the fleeing suspect lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a United States Postal Service mail truck and a 2007 silver Toyota Camry at the 1100 block of Fourth Avenue.
The mail truck and Toyota Camry were both parked and unoccupied.
There were no injuries.
At approximately 11:20 AM officers recovered the suspect’s abandoned Chevy Impala in the area of Whispering Hills Road and Elizabeth Avenue.
Titusville Police are currently conducting a search for the suspect.
If anyone has information about this crime, please contact the Titusville Police Department at (321) 264-7800, or can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward by contacting Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.