Driver crashes into Akron church then runs from scene, leaving injured passenger in car

AKRON, Ohio - A driver crashed into The Sanctuary church on 13th Street NW in Akron just after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday then ran from the car, leaving an injured passenger in the front passenger seat.

The woman passenger was taken to a local hospital, according to Akron firefighters. Her injuries were described as minor.

According to neighbors, the driver was northbound on 13th Street NW when they jumped a curb and became airborne before crashing into the front corner of the church.

The driver has not been located.

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