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Paducah police searching for suspect in hit and run

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PADUCAH, KY - Paducah police are asking the public's help identifying a woman they say hit an 83-year-old Calvert City Woman in the parking lot of a local restaurant and left the scene. 

Imagean Pantels and Jennifer Phelps of Calvert City told officers they were walking across the parking lot of Pizza Inn in Paducah when a black or blue Honda with Illinois plates packed out a of parking place and hit Pantels. She was knocked to the ground. They said the driver got out of her car and told them she didn't see them before getting back into her car and leaving. 

The women told police the driver wasn't looking while backing the car out of the space. Pantels and Phelps described the driver as a white woman with graying brown hair. They said there was a passenger in the car as well, described as a white teen girl. 

Police said Pantels declined medical attention at the scene. 

If you have any information on the identity of the driver, you can call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL. You can also access an online tip form here

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