Michigan City Police are asking everyone to share this information to help find the perpetrator
July 19, 2017-Michigan City Police say a 5 year old girl succumbed to injuries she recieved after a driver struck her and fled the scene. According to the report, Police were summoned to the 300 block of Broadway Street in Michigan City at 5:51 pm on July 18. “The 5yr old victim (Delaney Klewer) was struck by an unidentified vehicle as she attempted to cross Broadway Street with her sister. . . the suspect vehicle was traveling westbound on Broadway Street when it struck the child and immediately fled the scene” the report states. 5 year old Delaney Klewer was transported to St. Anthony Hospital in LaPorte where she succumbed to her injuries according to Police. The vehicle is described only as a black or gray SUV, possibly with a spare tire on the outside.
The Michigan City Police Department is urging anyone with information on this crime to contact Lt. Jeff Loniewski at 219-874-3221 Ext. 1008 or Cpl. Steve Alt at Ext. 1045.