Council Bluffs hit and run injury accident


June 26th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Police in Council Bluffs are looking for a white or tan Chevy Cavalier with Nebraska plates. The vehicle was involved in a hit-and-run personal injury accident that took place Saturday evening in the 25-hundred block of Avenue D, in Council Bluffs.

Officials say at around 5:25-p.m., officers were dispatched to the area to investigate an accident where 4-year old Ethan Black, of Council Bluffs, was struck by a car was the child attempted to cross the street. The vehicle that hit the boy did not stop, and continues westbound.

Black was transported to the Creighton University Medical Center, where he was reported to be in stable condition late Saturday night. No further details are available concerning the car involved in the incident.

Anyone with information concerning the accident should call the Council Bluffs PD’s traffic unit at 712-328-4948.