Hit and run
A 43-year-old man died three days after he was struck by a car that fled the scene in San Jose last weekend, police said Thursday.
Police are looking for the driver of a white pickup truck who struck and fatally injured a man in a wheelchair while backing out of a parking spot at a Salinas shopping center last month.
A hearing was held Thursday at San Francisco City Hall to examine the Recreation and Park Department’s safety policies and procedures, in the wake of last month’s tragic death of a 35-year-old mother who was allegedly run over by a Rec and Park employee while she was lounging in Holly Park. The employee was said to be driving an official department vehicle at the time of the accident.
A vehicle struck a 19-year-old man and then fled the scene in Suisun City on Wednesday night, police said.
A law student has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly using her car to strike and seriously injure a man on a street near Lake Merritt in Oakland early Saturday morning, authorities said Tuesday.
A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and a driver was arrested in a hit-and-run collision near Lake Merritt in Oakland early Saturday morning.
A $10,000 reward was being offered for information leading to the arrest of a hit and run driver who injured a 56-year-old bicyclist in Fremont in August, police said.
A pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run in Atherton Friday morning, a police lieutenant said.
Oakland police have arrested a driver who allegedly struck and killed a man who had stopped to help a stranded motorist.
A blind East Palo Alto minister and his seeing-eye dog were struck by a car Monday night. The driver got out, asked if he was ok, and sped off.