19-year-old injured after hit-and-run in Princess Anne

Posted at 12:57 PM, Sep 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-06 12:57:55-04

A 19-year-old is recovering from his injuries after a car hit him and then drove away Tuesday night. 

According to police, Dwight Nichols was walking on Somerset Ave in the area of University of Maryland Easter Shore Blvd around 10:50 at night. 

Police said a black Mazda hit Nichols and then drove away. 

Nichols was taken to a local hospital where he was told he had non life-threatening injuries. 

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is urged to contact the Maryland State Police Princess Anne Barrack at 443-260-3700; reference case number 17-MSP-0037795.