$10K reward offered for info on Rock the South hit-and-run

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CULLMAN, Ala. (WIAT) — Rock the South, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office and the Culllman District Attorney are asking for your help in regard to a hit-and-run investigation

Authorities say a pedestrian, who is now recovering from his injuries, was hit as the Rock the South concert was ending on Saturday, June 1st around 1:00 a.m. The incident happened on County Road 469. Officials say the driver, who hit the pedestrian and fled the scene, has not been located at this time.

Law enforcement has been reviewing surveillance and speaking to people who were in the area at the time of the incident, but they are still asking the driver of the vehicle responsible for the hit-and-run to please contact law enforcement.

ALEA believes the vehicle involved is a silver or gray Chevrolet Silverado made between the years of 2003 to 2007.

Rock the South organizers and the Cullman County District Attorney are offering a $10,000 reward for any information that leads to the arrest of the person responsible for hitting a pedestrian and fleeing the scene.

Anyone with information or anyone who was around the scene of the incident is urged to call Decatur State Troopers at 256-353-036 or the Culman County Sheriff’s Office at 256-734-0342. Anonymous tips may be directed to  https://www.cullmansheriff.org/.

Anyone in the Birmingham Metro with information can call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.

A press conference was held at the Cullman County Sheriffs’ Office on Beech Avenue Southeast.

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