Hit-and-Run America, Vol. CMXXXVII

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.

13265. HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – A man has life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on North King Street in Hampton Wednesday evening, police said.

13266. A suspect is still on the loose after police say they struck a pedestrian and left them for dead last month. The victim, a man in his 30s or 40s, was hit on the 3700 block of Broad Street on May 28. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Surveillance video captured the suspected vehicle and its driver just moments before the deadly hit-and-run, according to authorities.

13267. CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – Police are asking for help in finding the driver involved in a fatal hit and run accident on Sunday evening.

13268. A 1-month-old girl was critically hurt when a hit-and-run driver rammed into her mom’s car in The Bronx Tuesday night, cops said.

13269. A boy was badly injured in a hit-and-run in Spring Valley, according to police.

13270. One person has been hospitalized after a hit-and-run in Charlestown. According to Boston Police, around 2:07 a.m., officers responded to 629 Main Street in Charlestown for a report of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle Upon arrival, the vehicle had fled the scene.

13271. The mayor of Morrisville, Bucks County, has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that left a woman seriously injured. Morrisville residents are stunned to learn the mayor, Brud Anderson, is facing criminal charges.

13272. A driver and his vehicle are being sought after police say he left a man critically injured on a highway in Bucks County Saturday night. The 42-year-old was crossing Route 1 outside the Lincoln Motel in Bensalem when he was hit by a 2015-17 white Hyundai Sonata, according to authorities.

13273. Police are looking for a person who may be in connection with a fatal hit-and-run in Detroit. Detroit officials say a hit-and-fun occurred on Sunday around 3:40 a.m. near 7 Mile Road and Hoover Street. A man in his 40s died after being hit by a vehicle.

13274. SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – Police are searching for the driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a 47-year-old man seriously injured in University Heights.

13275. HAMPTON, Va. — A man riding a bicycle was killed in Hampton early Sunday morning, and police are investigating it as a hit-and-run.

13276. Chicago police are looking for a car wanted in connection to a hit-and-run in West Town last month. The crash happened on May 23 around 6:20 p.m. at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Oakley Boulevard. Police say two pedestrians were struck by the car which then fled eastbound on Chicago Avenue. It’s described as a possible late-model Red Chevrolet Impala with a sunroof.

13277. Phoenix police are looking for the driver who killed a teenage girl in a hit-and-run near 27th Avenue and Weldon late Friday night. Pauline Vargas-Ochoa, 16, was found lying in the street just south of Indian School Road at around 11 p.m.

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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