Man found unconscious in road; woman arrested
A man was severely injured by a car and a woman was arrested for vehicular assault Saturday morning.
Spokane police responded to a report of a body in the road at Providence and Market and found an unconscious but breathing man, according to a police press release. The man appeared to have been hit by a car, and was taken to a local hospital with severe but non-life threatening injuries to his head and pelvis.
Shortly afterward, Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy Gavin Pratt stopped a speeding vehicle at Hawthorne and Market. Dispatch informed Pratt about the vehicle vs. pedestrian accident after Pratt noticed the car he stopped appeared to have been in an accident.
The car’s driver, Hannah K. Hahn, 21, was booked into Spokane County Jail on one count of vehicular assault.