ALGONQUIN HIGHLANDS — A Motorcyclist who was hit in the hand by the mirror of a passing vehicle Thursday was treated for minor injuries in a hit-and-run.

Provincial police say that on Sept. 05, shortly before 5:30 p.m. officers were called to assist at a collision on Highway 118 just east of Carnarvon.

They say the westbound motorcycle was struck by an eastbound car that crossed the centre line.

The eastbound car failed to remain at the scene of the collision. The motorcyclist was treated at an area hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are looking for assistance from the public in identifying the driver responsible.

The suspect vehicle is dark coloured Dodge or Chrysler product with damage to the driver’s mirror.

If you have information about this incident please contact the Haliburton Highlands Detachment of the OPP at 705-286-1431, the Provincial Communication Centre at 888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 (TIPS). You can also submit a tip online at

The Ontario Provincial Police is committed to public safety, delivering proactive and innovative policing in partnership with our communities.

Police are looking for damaged Dodge with a broken mirror on the driver’s side after a hit and run.