Witnesses report dark car at scene of Hwy 41 hit and run

Witnesses report dark car at scene of Hwy 41 hit and run

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - There’s new information on the investigation into a deadly hit and run in Evansville.

Police say they think 74-year old James Eugene Rich, of Owensboro, was hit last week on Highway 41 at Lynch Road.

His body was found in a ditch about five hours after he was last seen.

Police say they’ve gotten several tips that a dark colored passenger car was seen on the side of the road between 3:30 a.m. and 4 a.m. on Thursday, March 18.

If you have information, you are asked to call the Evansville Police Department’s Adult Investigations Unit at (812) 436-7979.

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