Hit-and-Run America, Vol. MVI

14332. Jaylin Todd, 16, was identified by police as the victim of a hit-and-run crash that involved a van that fled the scene on Saturday.

14333. “It’s senior living, a lot of walkers, canes, scooters you know wheelchairs whatever and you think people pay attention to the signage slow down everybody will get to where they’re going it’s just unbelievable,” said Ash. “Pray the individual makes a recovery and also pray that the driver comes to their senses.”

14334. A father in New York was called out to work the scene of a fatal hit-and-run crash, unaware that his son was the victim in the deadly collision, according to WBNG.

14335. A man hit by a vehicle in the Florida area of New Orleans died Thursday evening, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

14336. The investigation is still open for the Goose Creek Police Department following the Sept. 21, 2022, fatality of a cyclist. Investigators report that 43-year-old Wyatt Dobbs was stuck from behind on Crowfield Boulevard in Goose Creek. According to officers, Dobbs, of Summerville, was knocked from his bike and was left lying on the road when a second vehicle approached and struck him a second time. The driver of the second vehicle stopped to render aid. According to police, the first vehicle’s driver never stopped and has since remained unidentified.

14337. A 71-year-old woman was badly hurt when she was struck in the Bronx by a hit-and-run driver who fled on his electric vehicle, police said Friday.

14338. LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — A woman and her 4-month-old child in a stroller were injured in a hit-and-run crash in Long Beach Friday as police continue searching for the driver involved.


14340. Austin police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that hit a pedestrian and took off without rendering aid.

14341. The driver accused of killing the daughter of a Delaware County police officer in a hit-and-run crash last year was sentenced to prison. On Friday, Domair Brown, 31, was sentenced to 3.5 to 8 years in prison in the death of 27-year-old Ashley McLean.

14342. COLUMBUS, Ohio — A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a vehicle on the city’s south side early Saturday, according to the Columbus Division of Police.

14343. Officers were searching Friday for the owner of a car in a hit-and-run accident Sunday that left a cyclist in critical condition, police said.

14344. Police are searching for the driver who ran over a mother and baby in Long Beach this morning.  The mother was pushing her 4-month-old infant in a stroller near the intersection of Martin Luther King Boulevard and 8th Street at about 12:30 a.m. when a black sedan ran over them, according to the Long Beach Police Department. The impact launched the baby out of its carrier and down the street. A Good Samaritan helped the mother and baby before paramedics arrived. Paramedics took the pair to a nearby hospital. Both suffered minor injuries and are expected to survive.

14345. “Literally, a careless act. Put us in a situation that changed all of our lives,” she said. “We are very helpless and just stay strong for her, but it’s very difficult to see.”

14346. Abilene Police are searching for a third driver involved a fatal hit-and-run from Thursday, February 29, in the early morning hours. This is the city’s second fatal hit-and-run this year, and it’s only March.

14347. Syracuse Police are currently investigating a hit-in-run that injured a woman Sunday morning.

14348. A pedestrian was killed after being struck by an SUV on the city’s Southwest Side early Sunday morning.

14349. A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Interstate 45 in north Houston on Sunday, the Houston Police Department said.

14350. WATERBURY — A 34-year-old man was killed after he was struck by a car in a hit-and-run crash on Willow Street Saturday night, according to police.

14351. PHOENIX — A woman is dead after she was hit by a car that fled the scene last Saturday night in north Phoenix.

14352. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – A woman is recovering after she was hurt in a hit-and-run near the Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville.

14353. A man was found dead on the Old Seward Highway in South Anchorage early Sunday morning after what the Anchorage Police Department suspect to be a hit-and-run collision.

14354. “This is something my staff has been working diligently on since it happened,” Binghamton Police Capt. Cory Minor said Friday. “They want answers. They want to give the family answers and bring some peace to them.”

14355. A pedestrian was struck and killed in a Noblesville hit and run crash early Sunday morning, according to police.

14356. Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle who struck and killed a woman on the West Side early Monday.

14357. A fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred in the early hours of Saturday is being investigated by the Redwood City Police Department. The collision occurred between 1:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. on March 2, according to Redwood City PD.

14358. Fresno Police are searching for the driver who hit a woman in the Tower District.

14359. Fort Wayne Police are searching for a suspect involved in a hit-and-run that left a woman with life-threatening injuries Monday afternoon. Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department confirmed with WANE 15 that they were called to a life-threatening hit-and-run that occurred at 12:20 p.m. Monday at the intersection Lake Avenue and Loree Street. An elderly woman was crossing the road when she was struck by a vehicle, according to police.

14360. AVON, Colo. — Police believe a man who was found on the side of a highway in Eagle County Tuesday evening was hit by a driver who then left the scene.

14361. A special education assistant at Frankford High School has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a beloved barber in Philadelphia last week, according to police. Sharon Seawood, 42, was charged Monday with homicide by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter, accident involving death and other offenses, police said.

14362. MARLBOROUGH — State Police said they are investigating the circumstances of a collision on March 1 that killed two Kingston residents, one of them in a wheelchair, as they crossed a busy state road in the Ulster County town of Marlborough.

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