Latest Hit-and-run News

Man suspected of 3 killings in Oregon town is still at large

Jun. 19, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A man sought in the killings of three people after a hit-and-run crash near a casino and a shooting at a marijuana dispensary in a small Oregon city was still at large Saturday. The suspect, who was considered armed and dangerous, was not found...

3 killed, suspect sought after Oregon hit-and-run, shooting

Jun. 18, 2021 19:37 PM EDT

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Police searched Friday for a suspect believed to have killed three people in wave of violence that included a hit-and-run crash and a shooting at a pot shop in a small Oregon city. The first person found dead was struck by a pickup truck at an RV...

Hit-and-run driver kills Florida woman in a mobility scooter

Jun. 16, 2021 10:19 AM EDT

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A 64-year-old Florida woman in a mobility scooter was struck and killed while gathering mail at the edge of the road on Tuesday. The woman who struck her in the Wesley Chapel neighborhood then fled the scene, the Florida Highway Patrol said in...

Teen killed by hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis

Jun. 16, 2021 08:22 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police say a teenager was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis. The 16-year-old boy was either on foot or skateboarding when he was struck in north Minneapolis about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said. Police and fire...

Police: Woman killed in hit-and-run crash in Portland

Jun. 15, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A woman was killed Monday in a hit-and-run crash in Northeast Portland, police said. Officers on patrol came upon the victim, who has not been publicly identified, lying in the street at about 11:40 p.m., police said. The...

'Gone Girl' actor Lisa Banes dies 10 days after hit-and-run

Jun. 15, 2021 09:43 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — “Gone Girl” actor Lisa Banes died 10 days after being injured by a hit-and-run driver in New York City, police said. The 65-year-old Banes, who was struck by a scooter or motorcycle while crossing a street on June 4, died Monday at Mount Sinai...

Police search for driver in fatal hit-and-run on I-95

Jun. 12, 2021 14:21 PM EDT

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — State police were searching for the driver of a car involved in a hit-and-run crash on Interstate-95 that killed a 19-year-old man early Saturday. Ricardo Enrique Figueroa-Garcia of New Haven was killed after his motorcycle was struck from behind...

Woman dies week after being injured in Wichita hit-and-run

Jun. 12, 2021 10:45 AM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 26-year-old woman who was injured in a hit-and-run last weekend has died, police said. Wichita police said the woman was hit by a speeding car last Saturday as she crossed a street in central Wichita. She died Friday. The...

Man sentenced in death of St. Louis high school coach

Jun. 11, 2021 16:30 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man has been sentenced to eight years in prison after a hit-and-run crash killed a St. Louis high school football coach. Cory Robinson, 37, was sentenced Thursday in the death of Derrick Mitchell, an assistant football coach at Clyde C. Miller Career...

1 dead after hit-and-run crash ends with vehicle in flames

Jun. 11, 2021 09:34 AM EDT

SOMERS, Wis. (AP) — A hit-and-run incident in Kenosha County has ended with one person dead. The Kenosha News reported that sheriff’s deputies responded to a hit-and-run crash in Somers late Thursday afternoon. Sheriff’s Lt. Tom Gilley says a...