Gas pump ignites in Kennewick after hit-and-run

Kpd Investigate Hit And Run

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Kennewick Police Department is investigating a hit and run after someone crashed into another vehicle and then struck a gas pump, causing a fire in Kennewick.

The collision happened around 9:00 a.m. at the intersection of Clearwater Ave. and Kellogg Street.

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The Kennewick Police Department said that one of the cars involved crashed into a gas pump at Circle K which sparked a fire causing the gas pump to burn to the ground.

KAPP-KVEW could see the Kennewick Fire Department spraying water on a small white vehicle in the parking lot of the Circle K.

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The Kennewick Police Department closed the intersection briefly to investigate.

Police have not released details on the person who ran from the scene of the crash.