Latest News About «Hit and run crash»:

    A 27-year-old man from Central Jersey was sentenced to up to eight years in state prison on Thursday for a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian last year in New Brunswick, authorities said. Daquan White of North Brunswick was arrested and charged in the April 20, 2019, vehicular death of Anthony Cruz-Medina, 22, of New Brunswick, Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone said in a press statement. White was sentenced by Superior Court Judge Diane Pincus, to a prison term of 8 years...
    SAN LEANDRO (CBS SF) — A San Leandro man was charged with first-degree murder in the death of a bicyclist following a hit-and-run crash. The incident happened on June 28 around 7:40 p.m. in the area of Hesperian Boulevard and Drew Street in San Leandro. Callers to San Leandro police indicated a bicyclist was riding southbound on the shoulder of Hesperian Boulevard when he was hit by a speeding, older model Lexus sedan. Responding officers found a 52-year-old San Lorenzo...
    A 27-year-old Hackensack man remained in intensive care after being struck overnight Thursday by a vehicle that fled the scene, responders said. A motorist who didn’t witness the crash dialed 911 after finding the victim in the southbound lane of Polifly Road near Sutton Avenue around 12:30 a.m. He was taken to Hackensack University Medical Center in critical condition. Given the severity of injuries in the hit-and-run crash, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Fatal Accident Investigations Unit is heading the investigation,...
    Police have charged a local man in connection to a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a woman in Fairfield County over the July 4th weekend. Marileidy Morel Araujo, 32, of Matamoras, Pennsylvania, was killed in the crash that happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 4 in the Town of Fairfield in the area of 2000 Redding Road. Araujo was visiting family in Fairfield and was walking her dog at the time of the crash, police said. Two passing...
    HIGHLAND, Calif. (KABC) -- A driver accused in a hit-and-run crash that killed an 11-year-old girl in Highland has been arrested, authorities announced.Brian Micheal Petit of Highland was arrested for vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run resulting in death, according to the Highland Police Department. The incident caught on surveillance video led to a search for a minivan or SUV.Authorities found a vehicle matching the description at a home in the 7400 block of Fire Oak Drive, where a search warrant was...
    HIGHLAND, Calif. (KABC) -- A driver accused in a hit-and-run crash that killed an 11-year-old girl in Highland has been arrested, authorities announced.Brian Micheal Petit of Highland was arrested for vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run resulting in death, according to the Highland Police Department. The incident caught on surveillance video led to a search for a minivan or SUV.Authorities found a vehicle matching the description at a home in the 7400 block of Fire Oak Drive, where a search warrant was...
    Police have located both the driver and vehicle in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a woman in Fairfield County over the July 4th weekend. Marileidy Morel Araujo, 32, of Matamoras, Pennsylvania, was killed in the crash that happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 4 in the Town of Fairfield in the area of 2000 Redding Road. Surveillance video was located from the area of Redding Road, along with several other locations throughout Fairfield and Easton, which identified...
    CHICAGO (CBS)– A hit-and-run crash has left a car in the middle of the Stevenson Expressway. The car was hit in between Cicero and Pulaski. The other driver involved fled the scene. Chopper 2 was over the scene and found the crash is causing delays. This is a developing story. 
    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Omaha continue to search for a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed an Omaha man who was found alongside a south-central Omaha street. The crash happened sometime before 6 a.m. Sunday, when a passerby found 26-year-old Justin Johnson unresponsive and injured on the shoulder of L Street near its intersection with 96th Street, police said. Arriving medics pronounced Johnson dead at the scene. Police investigators determined from vehicle parts scattered at the scene...
    COLLIN COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – DPS Troopers in Collin County are asking for the public’s help in the investigation of a hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of a pedestrian around 13:30 a.m. Sunday, July 5. It happened on East Lucas Branch Road (FM 3286) in Branch, approximately five miles south of Princeton. Investigators said a vehicle was traveling east in the 7500 block of Lucas Branch Road between the Lake Lavon Bridge and FM 982. The driver of...
    SPARTA, Pa. (AP) — A hit-and-run crash involving an SUV and a horse-drawn Amish buggy left two adults and two young children in the buggy seriously injured, Pennsylvania state police said. The accident in Sparta occurred shortly before 7:30 p.m. Sunday. The SUV struck the buggy from behind and then fled the scene, authorities said. The SUV was later located, authorities said Monday, but further details were not disclosed. Four people in the buggy — a 24-year-old man, a 23-year-old...
    A woman in the area for the holiday weekend was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the Town of Fairfield and police are requesting the publics help in locating the vehicle and driver. Marileidy Morel Araujo, 32, of Matamoras, Pennsylvania, has been identified by police as the victim of the crash that happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 4 in the area of 2000 Redding Road. The vehicle is believed to be a dark green Jeep Wrangler with possible damage to the front...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A vehicle hit a woman and fled Sunday morning on the southbound Dan Ryan Expressway at 55th Street.Just before 4:45 a.m., a 19-year-old woman got out of her car on the shoulder of the expressway, as the vehicle was experiencing technical issues. A gold SUV then hit her in the southbound local lanes of Interstate 94 at 55th Street, Illinois State Police said.The gold SUV then fled the scene.At approximately 5:05 a.m., the local lanes were closed...
    SANTA ANA (CBSLA) — Authorities on Saturday were investigating a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a pedestrian in Santa Ana. The crash unfolded around 1:20 a.m. Saturday in the 2400 block of South Fairview Street. It was there that officers responded to the area and found a man in the roadway with major injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Soon after the collision, authorities located the vehicle suspected in the hit-and-run, and have arrested Jonathan Padilla...
    MARTINEZ (KPIX) — The Contra Costa division of the California Highway Patrol is asking for the public’s help identifying a hit-and-run driver whose van struck a seven-year-old boy riding his scooter in Martinez Thursday afternoon. The little boy suffered major injuries. His mother said he is in stable condition now and recovering at Oakland Children’s Hospital. Surveillance footage from a neighbor’s camera showed young Owen Jones riding his scooter in front of his house on Vine Avenue just before 4...
    Authorities late Thursday turned to the public for help finding a hit-and-run minivan driver who struck and seriously injured a pedestrian five days earlier in Paterson. The 39-year-old victim was struck by a light-colored Dodge Caravan as he crossed Totowa Avenue near Marion Street shortly after 11:30 p.m. last Saturday, they said. Although Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora said investigators had surveillance video of the vehicle, they didnt share it. Instead, they distributed...
    AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) — A driver who took off after a crash at 6th Avenue and South Sable Boulevard and crashed minutes later, about a mile away, and suffered fatal injuries. The man died after the crash at Sable and Centrepoint Drive. Police say they were not chasing the man when he crashed the second time. No one else was injured in either crash.
    LINDA (CBS13) — Detectives are investigating if a hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist dead is related to a shooting at a Yuba County motel parking lot. The crash happened just minutes after the shooting, which took place Tuesday night at the motel along the 800 block of N. Beale Road in the East Linda area. According to the Yuba County Sheriff’s Office, a woman was hurt after a bullet struck her car while she was pulling out of the...
    ASHBURN — As family gathered Tuesday evening for a vigil to mourn a 13-year-old bicyclist struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, word quickly spread among the group that a man had been charged in the crash. Family and friends of Isaac Martinez gathered at the crash site in the 8300 block of South Lawndale Avenue in the Ashburn neighborhood to mourn him, demand justice and call for greater bicycle safety measures in Chicago. They were joined by bicyclists...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A 2-year-old boy was injured Tuesday afternoon in a hit-and-run crash in the Park Manor neighborhood. The crash happened at 4:31 p.m. in the 500 block of East 71st Street, police said. A Hyundai was headed south on St. Lawrence Avenue when it hit a Ford, which was traveling east on 71st Street, police said. The 2-year-old, who was in the Ford, was taken to the University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver...
    HIGHLAND (CBSLA) — Police need the public’s help Tuesday to find the hit-and-run driver who fatally struck 11-year-old girl in Highland. Deputies were called to the intersection of Church Street and Glenheather Drive at about 8:30 p.m. Monday, where they found an unresponsive 11-year-old girl on the side of the road. She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. The girl’s name was not released. The vehicle that struck the girl was described only as a dark-colored...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run in Hamilton Heights. The crash happened just before 5 a.m. Saturday at Broadway and West 145th Street. Police say the driver of a Mercedes SUV ran a red light and slammed into a sedan. One passenger in the sedan — identified as 22-year-old Christian Davis, of Valley Stream — was pronounced dead at Harlem Hospital. The driver and another passenger were critically injured. Police say...
    WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A 50-year-old man was killed and an 18-year-old woman was injured Friday evening during what appears to have been a hit-and-run crash on a Massachusetts highway, state police said Saturday. The crash happened on I-290 Friday evening. State police say the two had been driving in a Jeep Wrangler onto the interchange ramp to Interstate 190 when their vehicle went over a barrier on the overpass and landed on I-290 below. The driver, who police have...
    WEST UNION, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines woman has been arrested in a 2-year-old hit-and-run crash that killed a 14-year-old on a moped. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that Fayette County Sheriff Marty Fisher said 26-year-old Kelli Jo Michael, of Des Moines, was arrested Friday and charged with vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of an accident in the death of Kaiden Estling. The teen from Maynard was struck in June 2018 while driving a moped along Iowa 150...
    LONDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — State Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who killed two women pedestrians in southeastern Michigan. The crash occurred about 4 p.m. on Friday in London Township, about 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of Ann Arbor. State Police posted on Twitter that the victims were a 29-year-old woman from Whitaker and a 25-year-old woman from Ypsilanti. Their names were not released. Troopers closed down the area for several hours. The vehicle involved is missing all...