Stories tagged: hit and run
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013, 7:01 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene police respond to hit and run where vehicle crashed into home
Coeur d’Alene police responded to a hit and run where a vehicle drove into the side of a house Thursday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2013, 3:13 p.m.
Car crashes into North Spokane church auditorium
Spokane police responded early Tuesday morning to a car that crashed through a North Spokane church’s wall and into the auditorium. The driver fled the scene on foot and has …
Thu., Sept. 19, 2013
Teens arrested after sword attack
Two teenage boys were arrested Tuesday after what law enforcement describes as a drug-fueled crime spree during which they assaulted one boy’s mother with a sword and planned to eat …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2012, 7:23 p.m.
Driver arrested for hit and run, vehicular homicide
Authorities with the Washington State Patrol have apprehended a man for hitting and killing a pedestrian tonight after fleeing a separate hit and run collision.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2012, 12:30 a.m.
Addiction counselor charged with murder in DUI
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — The convertible hit Phillip Moreno so hard that it knocked him out of his shoes and lodged him in the windshield. As he lay dying on …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2012, 3:01 p.m.
Addiction counselor charged with murder in DUI
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — The convertible hit Phillip Moreno so hard it knocked him out of his shoes and lodged him in the windshield. As he lay dying on the …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2012, 4:11 p.m.
WSP has possible suspect in deadly hit and run
The Washington State Patrol has impounded a vehicle that may be connected to a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian this week.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2012, 8 a.m.
WSP identifies woman killed in hit-and-run
The pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run collision Tuesday night on state Route 231 in Stevens County was identified by the Washington State Patrol early this morning.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2012, 10:34 p.m.
Hit-and-run kills pedestrian in Stevens County
A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision tonight on state Route 231 in Stevens County.
Tue., Oct. 30, 2012, 9:39 a.m.
Hit-and-run causes power outage
An early morning hit-and-run knocked out power temporarily for north Spokane residents after a power pole was toppled near the Crestline Street and Lincoln Road roundabout.
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012, 10:46 a.m.
2nd arrest in case linked to NY policeman’s death
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A second man has been arrested in connection with the shootings that resulted in the deaths of a New York policeman and a carjacking victim. Nassau …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2012, 5:35 a.m.
NY cop killed in traffic stop called ‘exemplary’
BELLEROSE TERRACE, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York City police officer killed after being shot in what started out as a traffic stop was an “exemplary officer,” a county …
Tue., July 31, 2012, 8:10 a.m.
Memorial service today for officer killed in crash
A memorial service for a Spokane police officer killed in an off-duty motorcycle crash is set to begin today at 10 a.m. in Post Falls.
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2012, 6:13 p.m.
Driver of truck arrested in hit-and-run that killed police officer
Officers in the Spokane Police Department were saddened Wednesday by the death of a fellow officer who was killed in a hit-and-run motorcycle crash. Kurt P. Henson, 47, of Post …
Sun., July 22, 2012, 5:07 p.m.
Man arrested in Millwood hit and run
A 2-year-old girl is in serious condition at a Spokane-area hospital Sunday, and authorities have arrested a 22-year-old Spokane man suspected of felony hit and run.
Mon., June 11, 2012, 8:11 a.m.
Commerce secretary cited for hit-and-run
SAN GABRIEL, Calif. — U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson suffered a seizure in connection with two Los Angeles-area traffic crashes that led to a felony hit-and-run citation, officials said today.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2012, 5:22 p.m.
Pedestrian injured in morning hit and run
An erratic driver struck a pedestrian, two vehicles and a light pole before fleeing his car on foot early today near Spokane Community College, police say.
Thu., March 29, 2012, 12:25 p.m.
Man fleeing downtown collision drives on sidewalk
A man suspected of slamming a pickup truck into another car in downtown Spokane this morning fled the scene and drove down a narrow sidewalk before abandoning the vehicle and …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2012
Cafe owner accused of hit-and-run
A chef and restaurant owner being sought by police in connection with a hit-and-run crash that led to a Sunday manhunt involving a sheriff’s helicopter has turned himself in. Ryan …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2012, 7:29 p.m.
Local restaurant owner jailed in hit-and-run crash
A chef and restaurant owner turned himself in to jail for a hit-and-run crash that led to a manhunt involving a sheriff’s helicopter early Sunday.
Tue., Sept. 20, 2011
Suspect pleads not guilty
An 18-year-old woman accused in a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist was arraigned on a felony charge Monday in Spokane County Superior Court. Megan C. Skillingstad pleaded not guilty …
Mon., Sept. 19, 2011, 11:38 a.m.
Suspect in fatal hit-and-run bike crash pleads not guilty
An 18-year-old woman accused of a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist was arraigned on a felony charge today in Spokane County Superior Court.
Tue., Aug. 30, 2011
Hit-and-run questions linger
For Helen Widener, the days haven’t gotten easier. When Spokane police first identified a suspect in the hit-and-run crash that led to the death of her husband, Dennis Widener, last …
Wed., Aug. 24, 2011, 3:53 p.m.
Sheriff seeks public’s help with hit-and-run case
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Department would like the public’s help with its investigation of a hit-and-run accident that injured a 20-year-old woman and her horse.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2011, 10:04 a.m.
Semi driver smacks overpass; second driver hits debris
A semi with an oversized load was headed west on Trent Avenue when the load struck the top of the overpass at Sullivan Road about 6:25 a.m., Washington state troopers …
Thu., Aug. 18, 2011
Rider, horse injured in hit-and-run near Hayden
A North Idaho woman was seriously injured on Tuesday evening when a speeding pickup truck struck the horse she was riding north of Hayden. The driver fled the scene. Lauren …
Wed., Aug. 17, 2011, 4:14 p.m.
Horse, rider injured in Hayden hit and run
A North Idaho woman was seriously injured on Tuesday evening when a speeding pickup truck struck the horse she was riding north of Hayden. The driver fled the scene.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2011
Suspect in hit-and-run identified
A suspect has been identified in a June hit-and-run crash that led to a 66-year-old bicyclist’s death. Spokane police on Friday seized a 1996 Nissan Sentra that they believe 18-year-old …
Fri., Aug. 5, 2011, 5:01 p.m.
Suspect identified in crash that killed bicyclist
A suspect has been identified in a hit-and-run crash that led to a 66-year-old Spokane man’s death. Police today seized a 1996 Nissan Sentra that they believe 18-year-old Megan C. …
Fri., July 8, 2011
Bicyclist death caused by hit-and-run injuries
A North Spokane bicyclist struck by a hit-and-run driver on North Division Street last month died from injuries suffered in the accident, an autopsy showed. Dennis Widener, 66, died after …