ST. CLOUD -- The St. Cloud Police Department is looking for a driver and a backseat passenger who fled the scene of a hit and run crash.

The incident took place today (Friday) shortly after 2:00 p.m. on 17th Street South just before Cooper Avenue South.

A car driven by an unknown man was going eastbound on 17th Street South, approaching the intersection when it rear-ended another car going eastbound.

The driver and the backseat passenger of the striking car fled the scene on foot.

A second passenger from the striking car, a 30-year-old man from St. Cloud was taken to the St. Cloud Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Two of the people in the car that were hit, were not hurt.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the St. Cloud Police Department or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-255-1301.