Man, 58, Woman, 41, Intentionally Struck in Hit-and-Run
LOCATION: San Francisco, Bayview
DATE OF INCIDENT: Tuesday, August 28th
August 31, 2018- According to the San Francisco Gate, a man and a woman were intentionally struck by a hit-and-run driver Tuesday afternoon at 1300 Egbert Avenue.
San Francisco police officials were notified of the collision which transpired at precisely 3:44 p.m.
According to the SF Gate, a 61-year-old woman stated to authorities that she was threatened by a 58-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman before hitting them both with her vehicle and fleeing the scene.
Both victims who have not been identified by name suffered injuries described as life-threatening and remain in critical condition as of Friday morning, the article added.
61-Year-Old Woman Arrested
Meanwhile, the 61-year-old woman was detained by San Francisco police authorities and has since been arrested on charges which included aggravated assault and hit-and-run.
No further details have been provided thus far.
San Francisco Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Attorney
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 could be given a serious jail sentence on multiple charges once located and arrested.
The 58-year-old man and the 41-year-old woman will be entitled to a personal injury lawsuit following this incident. Injured hit-and-run victims may seek compensation for damages including medical expenses, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
Contact our San Francisco pedestrian hit-and-run injury law firm today if you are looking for assistance at 855-703-4186.
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