Stories tagged: hit and run
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 10:58 a.m.
Almost a week after his death, friends of Tyler Chestnutt recalled his kind and caring personality and his major love of the Seahawks.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
A hit and run just before midnight Wednesday, left the pedestrian dead and the driver of the SUV that hit him on the run.
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
Trevor J. Stephan, 24, was arrested Tuesday for the May 16 hit-and-run in Airway Heights that left Jackson Lawless dead.
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019, 7:46 p.m.
A man who said he was drugged and doesn’t remember hitting a man in downtown Spokane late last year pleaded guilty last week to felony hit-and-run.
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:37 p.m.
Detectives have identified a suspect in a fatal hit and run that killed 39-year-old Jackson Lawless last week a couple of hundred feet from Northern Quest Resort and Casino.
UPDATED: Mon., May 6, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
A woman faces felony charges after Washington State Troopers say she tried to run from the scene of a Spokane Valley accident she’s accused of causing.
UPDATED: Sun., April 28, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
A man injured in a suspected hit-and-run Tuesday has died, and investigators are seeking information about what happened that night.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
A 64-year-old man was sent to the hospital after a hit-and-run car crash Friday night on East Trent Avenue and North Fancher Road.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9 p.m.
Three 14-year-olds took a car from one of their parents to get coffee, but after crashing into the coffee stand, they fled.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
A homeless man hit by a speeding car last week at a downtown intersection remains in serious condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
A man accused of a downtown hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning told police he believed he had been drugged.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 4:13 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a man early Saturday morning on suspicion of a felony hit-and-run that occurred Thursday, leaving a victim with life-threatening injuries.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
A pickup truck lurched off a road in western Wisconsin Saturday and hit a group of Girl Scouts picking up trash in a ditch, leaving three girls and one adult …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
Authorities in Spokane Valley are looking for a vehicle in a hit-and-run that injured a woman Monday morning.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 9:51 p.m.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a driver suspected of hitting and killing a pedestrian Friday morning between Quincy and Ephrata before speeding away.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
A woman was hospitalized and a driver is at large after a hit-and-run crash Tuesday afternoon in downtown Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Former school board member accused of hitting bicyclist while driving drunk pleads guilty to lesser charge
A former Spokane school board member accused of vehicular assault after hitting a bicyclist while driving drunk last year recently pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of failure to remain …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
The woman was crossing Monroe Street at Sprague Avenue when a pickup truck made a left turn and hit her at about noon, police said. The truck initially stopped but …
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A bicyclist was killed Tuesday night on Interstate 90 near Fernan Creek.