1 Hurt in Santa Rosa Pedestrian Accident on Bennett Valley Road and Farmers Lane
SANTA ROSA, CA (September 9, 2021) – Tuesday night, a man sustained injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Bennett Valley Road and Farmers Lane.
The incident occurred just before 9:00 p.m. on Bennet Valley and Farmers Lane.
According to reports, a 17-year-old boy driving a van hit and injured the man walking across Bennet Valley Road.
After the crash, the driver fled and came back to the scene after officers arrived. As a result, the authorities arrested him on suspicion of hit-and-run and released on a citation.
Meanwhile, Sgt. Chris Mahurin confirmed that the male transient failed to use a crosswalk during the crash.
Then, responders took the man to a hospital, and stayed in critical condition on Wednesday.
Also, the authorities suspect that the teen drove under the influence. Moreover, the police confirmed that he and his two passengers, both juveniles, suffered no injuries in the crash.
Turning to a Personal Injury Attorney after a Santa Rosa Crash
Hiring a personal injury attorney is the most valuable step you can take in response to a vehicle crash.
Personal injury attorneys prioritize your recovery while securing your future from further losses a severe accident can bring.
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