Passenger injured in crash, driver flees scene

Posted at 7:43 AM, Nov 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-06 07:43:50-05

At least one man was injured early Sunday morning after the car he was traveling went off the road and hit and utility pole in Lansing.

Emergency crews shut down Cedar Street near the intersection of Mason Street in both directions.

Officers were called to the crash, which happened in the 3900 block of Cedar Street, around 4:30 a.m.

When officers got there, the male passenger was pinned into the car and the driver had fled the scene. Police set up a perimeter and called in a K-9 team to help in their search.