Hit-and-run during tire change

POSTED: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 11:00pm

UPDATED: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 11:04pm

Two women are injured when struck by a hit-and-run driver while standing next to their disabled vehicle.

Marteen Reed, her husband and her friend Omega Jones, were changing a flat tire on their SUV.

A police officer who was on his way to help with the flat caught the accident on video.

It shows a vehicle hit its breaks on the exit ramp and then dart down the embankment to get back on the highway.

The vehicle hit Jones, who then fell into Reed.

Jones was taken to the hospital, and suffers serious injuries.

Reed was hospitalized non-life threatening injuries and was later released.

Police are now hoping that somebody will come forward with information on the hit-and-run driver.

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