Police Seek the Hit-And-Run Driver after Crash on Buhne and F Street in Eureka
Eureka, CA (October 20, 2022) – Monday evening, Aiden Culbert sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash at the intersection of Buhne and F street.
The hit-and-run crash in Eureka happened at around 7 p.m. on October 17.
Eureka Police said Culbert and his friends were riding electric scooters when a car hit him as the group crossed Buhne.
Reportedly, the car paused before speeding away from the scene. Culbert was thrown onto the hood of the car prior to being thrown to the ground.
EMS transported him to a hospital. Aiden’s father said he got multiple bruises, road rash all over his body and his face, two cracked ribs, and a concussion.
Investigators described the suspect’s car as a dark-colored sedan, possibly lowered.
Aiden’s father said that a piece of the car was left at the scene. It had part numbers identifying the car as a 2013-2015 Nissan Altima.
The EPD is asking anyone that was near the intersection of Buhne and F Street in Eureka on the 17th around 7 p.m. and witnessed the accident to contact them.
If you have any information on this incident, please contact EPD Officer Jansen at (707) 441-4060.
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