Caswell County man struck in hit-and-run

Members of the Caswell County Sheriff's Office and Yanceyville Fire Department respond to the scene of a hit-and-run on Main Street in Yanceyville Thursday. 

A Caswell County man was involved in a hit-and-run Thursday afternoon right across from the "Caswell Messenger" offices.

According to Trooper Crabtree of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, an elderly lady passed the man heading north down Main Street and struck the man with her passenger side mirror as he was getting into his truck. 

A driver who witnessed the accident, followed the lady into the Food Lion parking lot and informed her of the accident. Crabtree stated she was unaware she struck the driver and was cooperative with the good Samaritan driver. 

Crabtree couldn't provide additional comments due to the investigation still be open. 

The man hit was walking on his own accord after being checked out by local law enforcement and EMS officials.