Man arrested after Bloomsburg University hit and run

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UPDATE: Bloomsburg University Police tell us the suspect, Elijah Reese turned himself in to state police and is in custody. Reese faces multiple charges including Aggravated Assault.

BLOOMSBURG, COLUMBIA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – Bloomsburg University Police are investigating a hit and run that took place Saturday afternoon.

Sources at the university tell Eyewitness News that the incident took place after the car pictured in the video, hit another car in a parking garage on campus.

Courtesy: Bloomsburg University

As an individual tried to confront the driver, the car accelerated and hit the person, knocking them to the ground. Another person tried to stop the driver but was dragged along the road briefly before letting go.

We are told there were no significant injuries related to the accident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bloomsburg University Police at 570-389-2211.

Tune in to Eyewitness News at 11 PM Sunday night, where Rachael Espaillat will have the full story.

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