Hit-and-Run America, Vol. DXXXVII

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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.

5362. Upper Merion, Pa. July 5. Man seriously injured when struck by a dark-colored sedan which fled the scene.

5363. Tyler, Texas. July 14. 23-year-old man fatally struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

5364. Hamden, Ct. July 11. Disabled 47-year-old woman injured when struck by a Nissan which fled the scene.

5365. Lubbock, Texas. July 15. 38-year-old man fatally struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

5366. Cicero, Ind. July 14. 20-year-old man fatally struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

5367. Mandan, ND. July 14. 23-year-old man injured when struck by a brown or tan pickup truck which fled the scene.

5368-69. Jacksonville, Fla. July 15. One woman killed and another critically injured when struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

5370. Muhlenberg, Pa. July 14. 50-year-old man on bicycle injured when struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

5371. Wausau, Wisc. July 14. Woman injured when struck by a creme-colored Ford Crown Victoria which fled the scene.

5372. Lufkin, Texas. July 13. 17-year-old male injured when struck by a white, 4-door Toyota Tundra pickup which fled the scene.

5373. El Paso, Texas. July 14. Teenage male fatally struck by an unidentified vehicle which fled the scene.

Related stories:

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And I quote (I)…

A hit-and-run suspect, who police say intentionally ran down his victim, has surrendered to police in Collingdale, Pa.

37-year-old Conroy Williams of Philadelphia turned himself in Tuesday afternoon. He is charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault, leaving the scene of an accident and related charges.

The hit-and-run occurred just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday, April 19th, on the 900 block of Bedford Avenue in Collingdale.

And I quote (II)…

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Police said on Tuesday they arrested a woman in a hit-and-run crash that killed an Indianapolis teenager at the end of June.

Hit-and-Run detectives arrested 26-year-old Sarah A. Williams of Indianapolis for the crash that killed 15-year-old Jack Bussa on June 29.

And I quote (III)…

A bicycle rider decided to play amateur sleuth and find the driver who hit him and ran.

And I quote (IV)…

$10K reward offered for info in deadly Clanton hit and run

And I quote (V)…

Hit-and-run suspect rips off lingerie and exposes himself

And I quote (VI)…

A man who allegedly hit a car at a Far East Side grocery store Friday evening and fled the scene returned to buy dog food, getting arrested after allegedly almost pinning an officer investigating the crash.

And I quote (VII)…

One week after a hit and run crash that left a young man seriously injured, the suspect responsible is now in custody, thanks to the help of an insurance adjuster.

And I quote (VIII)…

A woman who admitted to her role in a fatal hit-and-run has been sentenced to two years in prison.

Tabitha Paige, 19, was sentenced by a Douglas County judge to five years, with two to serve and three on probation, according to Channel 2 Action News.

Caught, convicted, court appearance or car-on-car in … Washington Twp., Ohio; Prospect Park, NY; West Park, Fla.; San Diego, Cal.; Hickory, NC; Odessa, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Sheboygan, Wisc.; Olean, NY.

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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