WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU) Wausau police say two cars involved in a crash on Tuesday night were involved in an illegal street-race. One of the cars fled the scene. The crash is now classified as a hit-and-run.
The accident happened just before midnight on Tuesday on the 800 block of South Third Avenue. One vehicle rear-ended another. Both drivers fled, and are still at large. They abandoned a red Honda Civic.
The car was pushed into a light pole after the crash and suffered extensive body damage.
Anyone with information about the case should call Wausau police at 715-261-7800.