Local Marine Struck By Car; Driver Leaves The Scene

The Jacksonville Police are investigating a Hit-N-Run that sent a Camp Lejeune Marine to the hospital. Police say it happened around 3:30 Saturday Morning.

The victim, 26 year old Jason Michael Harmoney AND TWO OF his friends were walking down Piney Green Road when they say a vehicle turned off Highway 17 and struck Harmoney and leaving the scene. Harmoney was airlifted to Pitt County Memorial Hospital and now listed in fair condition. But police need your help finding the person responsible.

Witnesses describe the vehicle as a small to mid size gold or tan car, it now has extensive damage on the right side, with a missing the right side rear view mirror. If you have any information about this case, contact Crimestoppers (910) 938-3273.