Stories tagged: hit and run
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
Driver rams into women on Portland sidewalk, hurting 3, before arrest
A driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland, critically injuring one of them, before speeding away and getting arrested within hours of the crash, …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
Suspect in fatal hit-and-run in north Spokane back in jail on DUI charge
A Spokane man accused of hitting a woman with his truck and leaving her to die in November was arrested again last week on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Thu., March 22, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
Woman who helped motorist killed in Port Orchard hit-run
The Washington State Patrol says a woman who stopped to help a stranded motorist was struck and killed in a hit and run in Kitsap County.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
Family turns in woman suspected of hitting patrol cars
A hit-and-run driver who state troopers say took off after crashing into two of their patrol vehicles has been turned in by her own family.
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 11:15 a.m.
Police: Man rammed Fircrest police car, tried to run over officer
Authorities in western Washington said they’re searching Saturday for a man who rammed a patrol car and tried to run over a police officer.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Hit-and-run suspect told police he was ‘having a bad trip’
A man accused of ramming six cars and attempting to jump on others in downtown Spokane Monday afternoon told police he was “having a bad trip.”
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 12:58 p.m.
Driver killed in hit-and-run crash in Spokane Valley
A man is facing a charge of vehicular homicide after fleeing the scene of a fatal hit and run Monday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Police looking for SUV that crashed into north Spokane grocery store Monday afternoon
An SUV crashed into De Leon Foods in north Spokane Monday afternoon, nearly hitting a few shoppers before driving away.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Man admits hitting woman in north Spokane hit-and-run fatality, police say
Bobby Bowerman initially denied he struck a pedestrian while driving his truck Saturday in north Spokane, according to police. But after being confronted with inconsistencies in his story, police said, …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 1 p.m.
Oregon police dog Blek killed by hit-and-run driver
Authorities in western Oregon say a police dog a few weeks away from retirement has been killed by a hit-and-run driver.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Woman seriously injured, dog killed in Spokane Valley hit-and-run
A woman was seriously injured Tuesday and her dog was killed after a hit-and-run in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
Idaho State Police looking for vehicle that hit, killed bicyclist on I-90 near Coeur d’Alene
A bicyclist was killed Tuesday night on Interstate 90 near Fernan Creek.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Fleeing hit-and-run suspect causes four-car collision on North Monroe Street
A police pursuit ended in wreckage and injury after the driver of a vehicle, fleeing from a separate hit-and-run incident, crashed into traffic on North Monroe Street Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Anonymous tip leads Spokane police to alleged hit-and-run vehicle
An anonymous tip led Spokane police to a vehicle believed to have been involved in a hit and run Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Spokane Police officer gets arm stuck in fleeing vehicle
A Spokane Police officer suffered minor injuries Wednesday after getting his arm stuck in the door of a fleeing vehicle.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Man facing felony charges after hitting four parked cars in hotel outside of Airway Heights
A man is facing a felony charge of malicious mischief after slamming his van into several parked cars at a hotel just outside of Airway Heights.
Sun., July 30, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Van plows into diners on Los Angeles sidewalk, 8 hurt
The driver of a van that plowed into a group of people dining on a Los Angeles sidewalk, striking and injuring at least eight people, was arrested Sunday on suspicion …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene man critically injured in hit-and-run
Authorities are searching for a driver who struck and seriously injured a pedestrian and left the scene.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
Man charged with manslaughter in fatal hit-run at campground
Prosecutors have charged a 31-year-old man with manslaughter in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a man celebrating his birthday at a Grays Harbor County campground.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Washington man accused of killing golf cart driver charged
An accused hit-and-run driver in Washington has been charged with striking and killing the driver of a golf cart and then T-boning another vehicle.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Driver hits, kills person on a golf cart, flees scene
A hit-and-run driver struck and killed the driver of a golf cart on the Key Peninsula in Pierce County, Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 7:13 a.m.
Spokane dentist uses Boy Scout skills to save motorcyclist whose leg was severed in hit-and-run
Spokane crash leaves motorcyclist holding severed leg in his hands after hit and run.
Mon., April 17, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
Truck driver involved in fatal hit-run in northern Montana
Authorities are looking for the driver of a tractor-trailer who left the scene of a fatal crash on Interstate 15 in northern Montana.
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Kent police: Driver flees after fatal hit-run crash
Authorities are trying to locate a driver suspected of fleeing on foot after a deadly hit-and-run collision that killed a woman in the south King County city of Kent.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
Man leads deputies on chase through Spokane Valley, kicks passenger out of his truck
A man pushed his passenger out of his truck Tuesday night – while leading Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies on a vehicle chase through Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Pedestrian hit by car early Friday morning near Maxwell and North Ash
A female pedestrian was hit on the corner of Maxwell Avenue and North Ash Street early Friday morning.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 1:07 p.m.
Couple to remain in jail pending hit and run murder trial
A couple accused of intentionally running down a black teenager will remain behind bars until the outcome of a murder trial.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 10:07 a.m.
Hit-run driver strikes 3 changing flat tire on I-5 shoulder
A hit-and-run driver struck three people who had pulled onto the shoulder of Interstate 5 in Tacoma to change a flat tire.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
Man arrested after fatal hit-and-run of 3-year-old boy
A 3-year-old boy riding a bicycle in a Pablo trailer park died after being backed over by a vehicle.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 3:51 p.m.
Investigators need help identifying hit and run driver who injured a pedestrian
Investigators are searching for witnesses who have information about a car that hit a man crossing the street on Sullivan Road just north of Sprague Avenue the night of Sept. …