Hit-and-Run Driver Involved in Accident on Gilman Street at Tenth Street in Berkeley
BERKELEY, CA (January 5, 2022) – An 83-year-old woman suffered injuries in a hit-and-run accident on Gilman Street on December 29.
According to California Highway Patrol, the accident happened at Tenth Street around 11:29 AM.
Based on a report, the woman was crossing the street at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, a car made a left-hand turn and hit her. She was in the crosswalk and the vehicle fled the scene afterward.
As a result, the elderly was hurt in the incident. Emergency crews transported her to a local hospital for treatment.
Later on, officers with the Berkeley Police Department were able to locate the driver of the vehicle in a hotel room. They charged the 58-year-old man with hit-and-run causing injury, driving while unlicensed, and revocation of parole. An investigation into the case is ongoing.
Do not leave the scene after an accident. Instead, call and wait for the authorities and rescue teams to arrive. In addition, always watch out for drivers displaying unruly behaviors to avoid an accident.
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