Teen Hurt in Hit-and-Run on East 18th Street near Oak View Memorial Park Cemetery
ANTIOCH, CA (February 8, 2021) – A 15-year-old boy sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on East 18th Street, Saturday evening.
According to the Antioch Police Department, the incident happened at about 6:30 p.m. The victim was riding an unregistered dirt bike in the 2400 block of East 18th Street. Then, a pickup truck hit the teen near the Oak View Memorial Park Cemetery.
Emergency crews rushed the teenager to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
As per reports, the driver of the pickup truck did not stop to render aid.
Witnesses described the suspect vehicle as a brown, 1990s Chevrolet. Anyone with additional information can call Antioch police at (925) 778-244 or text-a-tip to 274637 with the keyword ANTIOCH.
When involved in an accident, do not leave the scene. Pull your vehicle to the side of the road and render aid to injured victims. Immediately call for medical help if anyone sustained serious injuries.
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