5 Injured in Hit-and-Run Collision
DATE OF COLLISION: Thursday, January 3rd
January 4, 2019- According to Fox 40 News, a hit-and-run driver remains at-large after causing a head-on collision last night at Service and Mitchell roads.
The report did not provide a specific time the crash occurred but did confirm that two vehicles were involved.
Authorities reported that the hit-and-run driver only being identified as a Hispanic approximately 6 feet and 180 pounds struck a vehicle carrying five occupants including two children all who suffered injuries.
The two children were attended to by the Ceres Fire Department and flown to UC Davis Medical Center in unknown condition.
Meanwhile, the other three occupants were all injured and transported to hospitals as well.
According to Fox 40 News, the hit-and-run driver immediately fled the scene after the crash and remains on the runs as of Friday morning.
Stanislaus County Hit-and-Run Injury Crash Lawyer
Drivers who flee the scene of a collision are not only criminals under California law, but they are cowards and are often times driving under the influence when they flee the scene of a collision. Based on this news report, the hit-and-run driver and suspect will face multiple charges once located and arrested.
All injured victims will be subject to a personal injury lawsuit against the suspect who took off from the scene. Injured hit-and-run victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses and hospital bills, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a hit-and-run collision, contact our experienced Stanislaus County hit-and-run injury lawyers as we are here to help you and your family following a life-changing incident. We can be reached at 855-703-4186.
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