Van Wert, Ohio (WIMA) - The Van Wert State Patrol Post is investigating a two vehicle crash that occurred on Tuesday at U-S Route 127 north of State Route 709 in Van Wert County.

A semi driven by 66 year old John Frame of Indiana was traveling Northbound on 127 when a red semi crossed the center line striking mister Frame- then fleeing the scene.

Frame sustained injury as a result of the crash and was treated and released at the scene.

The red semi will have heavy damage to the driver’s side- including a missing driver’s door mirror- and support brackets as well as green paint transfer.

Anyone with information pertaining to this crash is encouraged to contact the Van Wert State Patrol at 419-3055.