Driver Hurt in Petaluma Hit-and-Run Big Rig Crash on Lakeville Highway
PETALUMA, CA (January 25, 2022) — A driver suffered multiple injuries in a hit-and-run big rig accident on Lakeville Highway at Pine View Way on Thursday.
According to the Petaluma Police, the hit-and-run happened around 1:30 a.m. Under unclear circumstances, a driver in red Nissan Xterra SUV crashed into a diesel tank big rig.
Subsequently, the SUV driver, described as a man with long hair, walked away from the scene before officers responded.
Due to the nature of the crash, an occupant of the big rig suffered unknown injuries and required hospital care. Also, the big rig spilled diesel fuel onto the roadway, which closed the highway for an extended period of time.
At this time, officers need the public’s help to identify the suspect involved in this hit-and-run. This, anyone with information should call 707-778-4372.
When driving around larger vehicles like semi-trucks, use common sense and care. You can avoid crashing into a big back by driving carefully and staying out of their blind spots.
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