Latest Hit-and-run News

2 suspects dead after 2 separate New Mexico police shootings

Nov. 27, 2021 00:47 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in New Mexico were investigating two separate shootings where officers fired at suspects Friday, leaving two people dead and another wounded. No officers were injured. The Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department said at...

Illinois man charged in head-on collision in Wisconsin

Nov. 26, 2021 18:35 PM EST

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin prosecutors have filed multiple charges against an Illinois man accused driving drunk and causing a head-on collision last month. The Kenosha News reported Friday that 32-year-old Jose Medina Dominguez of Waukegan...

Nevada trooper shoots, wounds suspect in hit-and-run crash

Nov. 26, 2021 10:31 AM EST

RENIO, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a hit-and-run suspect was hospitalized after being shot and wounded by a Nevada State Police trooper in an area between Reno and Carson City. The State Police said the incident occurred Wednesday when a trooper encountered the suspect...

Man charged in hit-and-run that killed school secretary

Nov. 24, 2021 16:46 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a popular secretary at a Kansas City high school. The Kansas City Star reports that Arnold King II was charged Monday with first-degree involuntary manslaughter, leaving the scene of a...

KC police identify motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run wreck

Nov. 24, 2021 15:07 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Missouri, have identified the motorcyclist killed in a hit-and-run accident last week. Police on Wednesday said the victim was 25-year-old Casey Cline of Richmond. The accident remains under investigation. ...

Troopers search for vehicle after deadly hit-and-run crash

Nov. 24, 2021 09:19 AM EST

LIBERTY, S.C. (AP) — Law officers are searching for a driver suspected of being involved in a hit-and-run crash that killed a moped driver in the Upstate. The collision happened early Wednesday morning on U.S. 178 in Pickens County, WYFF-TV reported. ...

Yuma official resigns after agreeing to guilty plea in crash

Nov. 23, 2021 13:31 PM EST

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Yuma's city administrator has resigned after agreeing to plead guilty to a misdemeanor in a crash originally charged as a hit-and-run. City Administrator Philip Rodriguez on Monday submitted his resignation effective Jan. 22, according to a statement...

Man hit while loading vehicle onto tow truck

Nov. 23, 2021 09:30 AM EST

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Police are investigating a hit-and-run incident in Northfield. A man was loading a vehicle onto a flatbed tow truck when he was hit by a vehicle on Vermont Route 12 at about 8:30 p.m. Monday, Northfield police said. The...

Widow frustrated by lack of progress in hit-and-run case

Nov. 23, 2021 09:14 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas widow says she's still waiting for answers, more than 40 days after her husband was fatally struck in a hit-and-run accident outside of Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Steven and Laurie Hickle of Wichita left the stadium...

Man critically injured after being struck near Chiefs game

Nov. 22, 2021 08:18 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 49-year-old man from Omaha, Nebraska, is hospitalized in critical condition after being struck while crossing a road on the Truman Sports Complex property in Kansas City, Missouri, during a Chiefs game. Police say the man was struck by a...