Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CML

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. After a respite from keeping the list, it restarted in January 2019, highlighting one case a day. If there’s a case you’ve seen that deserves highlighting, drop me a line at hickey@brianphickey.com.

13472. Six migrant workers were injured in what appeared to be an intentional hit-and-run in Lincolnton, North Carolina, police said Sunday.

13473. As loved ones continue to mourn a Philadelphia teen boy who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while riding his bike, police have found the stolen vehicle involved in the crash, investigators said.

13474. Houston police say a call led them to a vehicle they believe was involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash 14 miles away.


13476. MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) – A scooter went up in flames after a hit-and-run on the streets of Miami Beach, sending the rider to the hospital. The search is on for the person who slammed into him.

13477. Cobb County police are searching for a driver involved in a crash that killed a pedestrian Monday night. Witnesses told investigators that the driver stopped briefly before fleeing the area. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

13478. Police are searching for a driver after a deadly hit-and-run collision involving a pedestrian Wednesday morning in southeast Oklahoma City.

13479. A hit-and-run that left a bicyclist hurt on Tuesday has the Mansfield Police Department seeking the public’s help in identifying a potential suspect.

13480. SALT LAKE CITY — Two people were injured in a hit-and-run crash Monday behind an apartment complex near 400 North Pamela Way.

13481. West Palm Beach Police continue to investigate a hit-and-run accident last month that left a 23-year-old Palm Beach woman dead.

13482. EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) –The New Mexico State Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying a vehicle and driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that critically injured a pedestrian.

13483. CALVERT CITY — Police closed off Oak Park Boulevard in Calvert City to investigate the death of a woman killed in a hit and run on Tuesday morning.

13484. Authorities with the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying a hit-and-run driver in Pacoima who struck and killed a man in his 50s on Tuesday.

13485. A bicyclist was injured in a hit-and-run crash in Arlington Tuesday afternoon, sparking a police investigation.

13486. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Police have captured pictures of the vehicle involved in a tragic hit-and-run that killed a pregnant woman who was crossing Dickerson Pike.

13487. Eyewitnesses said a dump truck was making a left turn onto Shell Road while the 75-yea-old victim was crossing the street, striking her and pinning her under the vehicle. The dump truck then left the scene.

13488. Three pedestrians killed within hours in metro Atlanta hit-and-run crashes.

13489. “He was on the way home from swimming with his friends, and he was riding his bike. And an innocent person told me that she saw two cars racing. They ran the red light, and then next thing you know, she saw my baby on the ground,” Gaddis explained.

13490. INDIANAPOLIS — A hit-and-run left a man dead on Indy’s near north side early Saturday morning.

13491. “You will be caught. You will be caught. You will. We will see justice,” said Cassandra Clayton, the victim’s aunt. His cousin says she believes the person who hit him will be held responsible. “I’m more so trying to lean on the side of just having faith. Just having faith and just trying to tell myself everything will work itself out,” said Randayja Scott.

13492. A man is dead, and a suspect search is underway after a fatal hit-and-run in Gloucester County Friday night. Police say a white van struck and killed a 45-year-old man crossing the Black Horse Pike at Corkery Lane in Williamstown around 9:30 p.m.

The family later identified the victim as 45-year-old Thomas Hoff from Williamstown, New Jersey.

13493. Two people were struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in Farmingville Friday night, Suffolk police said.

13494. “Come forward,” said Barbara Pasko, sister of the victim. “Put yourself in my shoes. What if it was your mom, your sibling, your mother, your daughter?”

13495. A driver in Kansas City allegedly struck and critically injured a pedestrian in the Westport Entertainment District early Saturday morning while attempting to escape police.

13496. According to police, a driver struck a 13-year-old boy at Thomas S. Boyland Street and Livonia Avenue. The driver did not stop. The child was taken to a local hospital and was last reported to be in stable condition.

13497. A Fort Wayne bicyclist is in critical condition after being struck by a car in a hit-and-run Saturday, police say.

13498. A man was killed after being hit by two cars in North Seattle on Friday night, according to the Seattle Police Department. The drivers then left the scene, police said.

13499. According to our most recent numbers from the Raleigh Police Department, officers have investigated more than 1,650 hit-and-run wrecks this year.

More hit-and-run stories, including every volume of Hit-and-Run America (in reverse order), are accessible from this linked page. (The full Volume-by-Volume list will appear sporadically from now on.)

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