Hit-and-runs

Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXV

12/17/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXV

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 6004. Pembroke Pines, Fla. Dec. 12. Man in his 50s fatally…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXIV

12/12/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXIV

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5986. Kinston, NC. Dec. 6. Woman injured when struck by an…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXIII

12/09/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXIII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5966. Wilmington, NC. Dec. 3. Woman injured when struck by a…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXII

12/03/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5945-46. Indianapolis, Ind. Nov. 16. 47- and 24-year-old men fatally struck…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXI

11/28/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXXI

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5926. Lantham, Md. Nov. 23. 34-year-old man on bicycle fatally struck…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXX

11/24/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXX

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5912. Fort Wayne, Ind. Nov. 19. 25-year-old woman fatally struck by…

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Courier Post Runs A Story About My Impending Hit-And-Run Anniversary

11/24/2014
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Courier Post Runs A Story About My Impending Hit-And-Run Anniversary

Last year, when Maiken Scott asked about doing a piece for NewsWorks’ Pulse show regarding the traumatic brain injury I suffered in a 2008 hit-and-run, I’d sworn it was the last such story I’d do. Time to move on, went my thinking. Well, this year, when Kevin Shelly — an old editor and friend from…

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Key & Peele Are So Brilliant That Their Hit-And-Run Joke Made Me Laugh

11/21/2014
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Key & Peele Are So Brilliant That Their Hit-And-Run Joke Made Me Laugh

Only assholes think that people getting hit by cars is funny or, in any sense, a throw-away gagline. There is one caveat to this statement of truth. If done right — thanks to the dark-humor instilled from more than a decade of covering some gruesome crimes — a smart joke about this topic can make…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXIX

11/20/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXIX

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5891. Paramus, NJ. Nov. 14. 37-year-old woman injured when struck by…

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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXVIII

11/14/2014
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Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DLXVIII

An ongoing collection of unsolved hit-and-run cases, with a focus on car/pedestrian incidents, from across the country since Jan. ‘010. If you know something about any of these incidents, or one that I’ve missed, do the right thing and call the police, even anonymously. 5873. Hamburg, NY. Nov. 10. Pedestrian injured when struck by a…

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