Tuesday Crash That Knocked Out Watson Power Was Hit-and-Run

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Published on September 5 2013 7:59 pm
Last Updated on September 5 2013 7:59 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The crash Tuesday night that knocked out power to Watson for a time was a hit-and-run.

The Effingham County Sheriff's Department reports that the crash along Funkhouser Road sometime after 7:30pm involved a car running off the roadway in the Boggsville community and striking a power pole, knocking out electric service.  The driver and vehicle left the scene after the crash.

Sheriff's deputies hope to determine the driver on Friday.