Tide's Trent Richardson in hit & run incident

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WSFA) - University of Alabama football player Trent Richardson was the victim of a hit & run collision Thursday morning.

The incident happened around 1:30am in the 2300 Block of 4th Street in Tuscaloosa.

Details are limited, but Tuscaloosa police say someone hit Richardson's vehicle and left the scene. Officers found the suspect vehicle and issued a citation.

Richardson, a junior running back for the Crimson Tide, told authorities he did not wish to prosecute on a Menacing Call charge and the case was closed.

The suspect was never identified and Tuscaloosa police declined to provide additional details.

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