Local

Manhunt For Petaluma Hit-And-Run Suspect

View Comments
(CBS)

(CBS)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

PETALUMA (CBS SF) — Petaluma police were seeking a man who struck a pedestrian with his vehicle and then drove away from the scene on Thursday night.

The hit-and-run was reported at 8:07 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Petaluma Boulevard North and B Street.

The pedestrian, a 55-year-old woman, was walking in the marked crosswalk when a white BMW or similar SUV was turning left from eastbound B Street and struck her, police said.

The pedestrian suffered major injuries in the collision.

A male driver and female passenger in their 60s spoke briefly to the pedestrian, then drove away from the scene, according to police.

The suspect vehicle had a possible license plate with 5’s or S’s in it, police said.

Anyone with information about the collision is encouraged to call Officer Matthew Capitelli at (707) 776-3721 and reference report number 12-5538.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 54,008 other followers