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Police Seek Information on Mahanoy Township Hit-and-Run Involving Hunter

hunter hit by utv schuylkill county

hunter hit by utv schuylkill county

State Police in Frackville continue to look for the person who is responsible for striking a hunter with his utility terrain vehicle about a week ago in Mahanoy Township.

Police say the incident occurred at about 11 a.m. on Dec. 12. That’s when a hunter – identified as a 40-year-old man from Frackville – was in the area of Peddlers Grave in Mahanoy Township.

As the hunter was in the area, he was encountered by someone driving a Polaris RZR. Whoever was driving that UTV struck the hunter and then sped off from the scene.

The hunter was taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries, according to police information.

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If you know anything about this incident, you’re asked to call the Frackville barracks of PA State Police at (570) 874-5300.


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