Hit-and-Run Driver Wanted after Pedestrian Crash near 60th Avenue
THERMAL, CA (June 26, 2019) – A pedestrian suffered injuries in a hit-and-run collision on Polk Street, Wednesday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened near 60th Avenue. Due to unknown circumstances, a vehicle struck a pedestrian near the intersection.
Emergency responders transported the victim to Desert Regional Medical Center with unspecified injuries. Authorities did not provide an update on the pedestrian’s current condition. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle did not stop to render aid and fled the area.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the collision. Investigators encourage witnesses to reach out as soon as possible. Additional information will be released to the public once it becomes available.
When involved in a pedestrian crash, do not attempt to leave the scene. Report the incident immediately and wait for the police. Strictly follow the rules of the road to ensure your and everyone’s safety.
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