hit-and-run injury | San Diego Injury Accident Lawyer Blog
NATIONAL CITY, CA -A young man was struck by a vehicle while skateboarding on Palm Avenue at 12:30 a.m., reports 10 News.
The driver fled the scene, leaving the injured skateboarder in the roadway. Witnesses were able to get a good description of the driver and car. An ambulance was called to the scene and transported the victim to the hospital with a head injury.
The suspect was described as a woman driving a black Mitsubishi Galant with extensive damage. Officers are investigating the accident and the sequence of events leading up to it.
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A 62-year-old woman sustained serious injuries in a hit-and-run car crash that occurred on January 4, 2012, around 6:15 p.m. at Heacock Street and Kernwood Drive. According to Riverside County sheriff’s officials, the victim was crossing a street in Moreno Valley when she was struck by a northbound dark-colored mid-1990s Honda two-door car with a black hood.
The victim suffered severe head injuries and broken bones and was immediately transported to Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Moreno Valley for medical treatment. From the present information, it is evident that the negligent driving and irresponsible actions of the motorist led to this serious car accident. Read the rest »