17-Year-Old Driver Involved in Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident on Bennett Valley Road in Santa Rosa
SANTA ROSA, CA (September 14, 2021) – A man is now in critical condition following a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Bennett Valley Road on September 7.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at Farmers Lane shortly after 9:00 PM.
Based on reports, the 60-year-old man was walking at the intersection outside a marked crosswalk at the time of the crash. For undetermined reasons, a van came and struck him. Subsequently, the vehicle did not stop at the scene.
As a result, the victim sustained life-threatening injuries. Immediately, paramedics transported him to the hospital for treatment.
Later on, police said the van driver, a 17-year-old boy returned to the crash site.
At this point, an investigation into this hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Bennett Valley Road is underway. Also, no other details are available.
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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