Stories tagged: hit and run
SUNDAY, 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: WEDNESDAY, 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: FRIDAY, 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.
TUESDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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.
WEDNESDAY, 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. …
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 2:18 P.M.
Man evades police; brought down by K9 unit
A man engaged police in a high-speed pursuit through Spokane Valley before being captured with the help of a police K9 unit.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 10:13 A.M.
Two pedestrians struck on Portland highway; driver leaves
Portland police say a pedestrian died and another was injured when they were struck by a vehicle just east of the Highway 26 tunnel.
FRIDAY, AUG. 5, 2016, 2:34 P.M.
People: Officers recommend Dennis Rodman be charged with hit-and-run
The California Highway Patrol has recommended that Dennis Rodman face charges in a freeway incident, but the former basketball player denied Friday that anything happened.
MONDAY, AUG. 1, 2016, 5:58 P.M.
Victim of Sunday hit-and-run homicide identified, bail set for suspect
The victim of an alleged hit-and-run early Sunday morning has been identified as 30-year-old Don Mielike. Mielike succumbed to injuries to his head, chest and extremities as a result of …
MONDAY, JULY 18, 2016, 12:09 P.M.
Truck hits, kills bicyclist near Chelan Airport
CHELAN, Wash. – The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run accident that left a 50-year-old bicyclist dead. Officials say Gary Knowlton of Brewster was riding his bicycle on …
FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2016, 1:23 P.M.
Hit-and-run charge filed in north Spokane crash
Nearly a week after a dramatic crash that flipped an SUV and sent a woman to the hospital, prosecutors have filed a hit-and-run charge in the case against David R. …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13, 2016, 8:17 A.M.
Police arrest driver in connection to Saturday hit-and-run
Spokane police have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that reportedly sent a pregnant woman to the hospital on Saturday.
SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2016, 5:25 P.M.
Spokane police: Driver of stolen car fled crash that injured pregnant woman
The Spokane Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run crash Sunday that left a pregnant woman injured and officers searching for the driver of a reportedly stolen car.
FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2016, 9:41 A.M.
Deputies seek help identifying hit-and-run vehicle near Hayden
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help identifying a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run collision near Hayden, Idaho.
MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016, 10:24 A.M.
Driver arrested, pedestrians injured in overnight hit-and-run
Two pedestrians were seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash late Sunday in northeast Spokane.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3, 2016, 12:47 P.M.
Driver arrested after running into Idaho trooper’s car
An Athol man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly crashing into an Idaho State Police car and attempting to flee the scene. The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kyle M. Hodgson, …
THURSDAY, OCT. 15, 2015, 2:29 P.M.
Seahawks’ Coleman arrested in hit-and-run investigation
Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman was suspended indefinitely by the team Thursday after his arrest in a hit-and-run investigation.
THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 2015
Man found injured on side of road; family seeks information
A Medical Lake man is lucky to be alive after he was apparently hit by a car Sunday night as he walked to a gas station near his home. Rick …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7, 2015, 10:15 A.M.
No leads in apparent Medical Lake hit-and-run
A Medical Lake man who was seriously injured in a hit-and-run Sunday night is lucky to be alive, his family said. Now, they’re hoping to find out what happened to …
MONDAY, NOV. 17, 2014, 1:13 P.M.
Deputies seek information on Spokane Valley hit-and-run
Spokane County Sheriff’s Office investigators are seeking information from the public about a Friday night hit-and-run collision in Spokane Valley.
FRIDAY, OCT. 24, 2014
Fatally injured pedestrian had been drinking with driver, police say
The driver arrested Wednesday for allegedly hitting and killing a pedestrian on U.S. Highway 2 had been drinking with the victim at a local bar prior to the collision, according …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15, 2014, 2:08 P.M.
Woman pleads not guilty in fatal hit and run
Spokane Valley resident Tammy A. Hodge pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning to leaving the scene of the fatal crash that killed cyclist Robert R. Royer on Sept. 2.
THURSDAY, OCT. 9, 2014, 3:55 P.M.
Police searching for two hit and run drivers
Spokane Police are searching for two hit and run drivers who have struck pedestrians this month.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 12, 2014, 2:57 P.M.
Felony charges recommended in fatal hit and run
Spokane Valley Police Department investigators have recommended that Tammy A. Hodge, 43, be charged with felony hit and run in the crash that killed Robert R. Royer, 47, on Sept. …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 3, 2014
Car impounded after hit-and-run kills bicyclist in Spokane Valley
A bicyclist killed in a hit-and-run crash early Tuesday morning was the father of a baby less than a month old. Robert R. Royer, 47, was hit by a car …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 2, 2014, 10:09 P.M.
Investigators impound car they believe struck and killed bicyclist
Late Tuesday, Spokane County Sheriff’s officials announced that they impounded a sedan that they believe struck bicyclist Robert R. Royer.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, SEPT. 2, 2014, 2:53 P.M.
Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run in Spokane Valley
A bicycle rider has been killed in a hit-and-run crash in Spokane Valley. Robert R. Royer, 47, was riding north over the Interstate 90 overpass at Park Road around 1:30 …
TUESDAY, MAY 20, 2014, 10:55 A.M.
Police: Neighbors help nab hit-and-run suspect
Roderick Thomas, 25, was apprehended with the help of witnesses after an injury accident he allegedly fled from Monday afternoon, according to police.