Kermit Ruffins victim of hit and run

Kermit Ruffins victim of hit and run

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans musician Kermit Ruffins became the victim of a hit and run crash in Treme.

It happened a little after 7 a.m. on Tuesday morning in front of the Mother in Law's Lounge on North Claiborne Ave.

Ruffins said his black truck was parked out front when a car rammed into the back of it.

Ruffins said a woman and a baby were seen fleeing the scene.

Police said the car was reported stolen in the Second District.