CBS (CHICAGO)–Police in Lake County, Indiana are looking for the owner of an injured dog found on the side of the road after being hit by a car that took off.

An Indiana State Trooper was driving home Wednesday morning through the town of Winfield when he spotted a car pulled over on the shoulder of the road near East 109th and Miami. As he got closer, he saw a woman bent over a dog lying in the westbound lane of traffic.

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(Indiana State Police)

The dog, an older-male Shepherd mix breed, was injured but still conscious when the officer arrived. The woman had covered the dog in a blanket to keep it warm while she waited for help.

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The dog is expected to survive, and was being treated at an animal hospital Wednesday.

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Anyone with information on the dog’s owner is asked to call the Lake County Animal Shelter at 219-267-1700.