There has been a hit and run in the Town of Lyndon. On November 2nd, Shawn Whitcomb, of Lyndon Station, was backing up at a high rate of speed when he hit a utility pole. It broke off at the ground level. Whitcomb fled the scene of the accident. Alliant Energy was able to come out and fix the utility pole. Whitcomb was cited for failure to notify police of an accident and also for a hit and run adjacent to the highway.