Spokane Police Looking to Public to Find Hit and Run Driver

Ofc. Teresa Fuller

Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 11:40 a.m.

The Spokane Police Department is investigating a hit and run collision that injured a 15-year-old boy. Spokane Police are looking to the public to help locate the vehicle and driver. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at 509.456.2233.

On 10/8/2014, just before 8 a.m., Spokane Police officers responded to the report of a vehicle/pedestrian crash near Garland and Washington. The pedestrian, a 15 year-old male, was on a skateboard headed southbound on Washington in the street at the time of the crash. He was struck by a vehicle, described as a red Ford Focus, also heading southbound on Washington. The vehicle’s mirror struck the teenager knocking him down and causing him to fracture his back.

Anyone with information on this vehicle and/or the driver is asked to call Crime Check at 509.456.2233.

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