Police Arrested Erin Aversano in Hit-and-Run Crash Involving Bicyclist on Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo, CA (October 7, 2020) – On Tuesday, 66-year-old bicyclist Robert Conlen of Los Osos was injured, while police arrested 49-year-old Erin Aversano of San Luis Obispo in a hit-and-run crash on Los Osos Valley Road.
The California Highway Patrol said they received the initial report about the crash before 11 AM.
Apparently, Robert Conlen was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Los Osos Valley Road near Sombrero Drive, near the Los Osos Valley Memorial Park.
CHP said officers got at least a partial description of the vehicle. It later crashed in the area of Foothill Boulevard and Santa Rosa Avenue in San Luis Obispo.
The San Luis Obispo Police Department handled the investigation.
Moreover, the CHP said they recommended charges of hit-and-run and DUI involving drugs be filed against the driver, 49-year-old Erin Aversano.
Furthermore, the rescuers rushed Mr. Conlen to a nearby hospital for treatment of major injuries, including a fractured leg.
No further details are available as the investigation on the hit-and-run is ongoing.
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