Napping Man Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Accident near Centre Street
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, CA (May 17, 2018) – A pedestrian collision on Lincoln Avenue occurred when a man taking a nap in an alley was run over by a hit-and-run driver near Centre Street, on Thursday evening.
As per police reports, the accident occurred at about 8:30 PM in the 1700 block of Lincoln Avenue. Responding paramedics were still able to talk to the victim, but he was not able to provide information about the vehicle that hit him. The unidentified man was sent to a nearby hospital after getting run over on his chest.
No additional information about his condition was immediately available to the public.
Investigators are currently searching looking for the hit-and-run driver and the vehicle involved. They are working on determining factors that contributed to the collision, and events leading up to the incident.
When behind the wheel, it is extremely important to be on the lookout for other pedestrians, motorists, and cyclists on the road. Do not attempt to drive if you find yourself mentally or physically unfit, or under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Keep the roads safe by driving safely and with your full attention.
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