PLATTSBURGH — City Police say a hit-and-run crash on Margaret Street here at about 4 p.m. Thursday injured two and netted some evidence relating to illegal drugs.
Lt. Patrick Rascoe said a white Suburban crossed the center line, struck a car driven by Dale Chaffee of Plattsburgh and came to rest some distance from the impact.
The driver of the Suburban tried to flee, he said, and police found various items connected to drug use in the vehicle.
Chaffee was taken by ambulance to CVPH Medical Center, where his condition wasn't immediately available. The other motorist was also transported to the Plattsburgh hospital; his name was not yet available, police said.