According to witnesses, the driver of one of two vehicles involved in an accident on Topsail Road in St. John’s after 5 p.m. today, left the scene on foot.
The accident occurred in the west-bound lane near the Newfoundland Liquor Corporation store on Topsail Road.
At least one person in the accident was injured with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.
The RNC, St. John’s Regional Fire Department and Eastern Health paramedics are on the scene.
Traffic is slow in the area due to the accident.