PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A jury on Tuesday convicted an Oregon man wearing a hat with white supremacist symbols of murder, a hate crime and hit-and-run in the death of a black teenager, who was run...
FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — A woman in South Carolina has been arrested and charged in a hit-and-run that killed two men last weekend.
Florence police told news outlets that Lauren Alexis Green of...
Oklahoma baseball player hurt in Arkansas hit-and-run
MONTICELLO, Ark. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a college baseball player from Oklahoma was seriously injured when he was struck by a vehicle in an apparent hit-and-run crash in...
MIAMI (AP) — A 23-year-old Florida woman fell from the rear passenger window of a car she was riding in and was run over and killed by a hit-and-run driver.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Albuquerque say they're investigating a hit-and-run that has critically injured a pedestrian.
They say a woman was struck in the city's southeast area...
Man gets prison in hit-and-run death of Detroit officer
DETROIT (AP) — A man has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for the hit-and-run killing of a Detroit police officer.
Nineteen-year-old Jonathan Cole of Belleville was sentenced...
Judge tosses ex-Wichita officer’s discrimination lawsuit
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former Wichita police officer who alleged she was discriminated against after a hit-and-run crash.
KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man flashed a woman at a North Carolina Walmart and then crashed into a car while trying to make a getaway.
Man gets 14 years for fatal hit-and-run crash
MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to more than 14 years in prison for a high-speed crash that left another man dead.
The Miami Herald reports that 46-year-old Elia Soto was...
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper is in stable condition after being injured in a hit-and-run collision in a Houston suburb.
Police: Mother fatally struck in hit-and-run
NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash in Connecticut.
North Haven police say 57-year-old Maureen Munzner was walking with her two children near her...
DALLAS (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a driver accused in a hit-and-run that killed three men who were changing a tire along a Dallas freeway.
RACELAND, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a tractor-trailer ran over and killed a woman who had been sitting behind the cab and fell off after the truck started and headed out of the parking...
ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Elko County sheriff's deputies have arrested a 20-year-old man accused of leaving the scene of an accident after striking two pedestrians six weeks ago on a road in Spring...
BLOOMSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania have issued a tongue-in-cheek press release requesting a hit-and-run driver turn themselves in — offering to return truck parts that fell off the...
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man has been sentenced to 4½-15 years in prison for a hit-and-run crash that killed a Wayne County sheriff's deputy.
BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man is accused of crashing his car into a pond and then abandoning the submerged vehicle without notifying authorities of the wreck.
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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash in Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police are searching for a motorist who struck and killed a bicyclist in Seattle.
Police say the man was crossing the street on a bicycle near Rainier Beach shortly...
Suspect in hit-and-run death of Tennessee officer in custody
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The suspect in the hit-and-run death of a Tennessee officer was taken into custody Monday morning, police said.
Man pleads not guilty in deadly 2016 hit-and-run boat crash
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of causing a deadly hit-and-run boat crash on a New Jersey lake on Labor Day 2016 has been indicted on death by vessel charges and other counts.
Teen convicted of hit-and-run death of woman waiting for bus
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut teenager who was driving a stolen SUV when he struck and killed a woman waiting for her bus has been convicted of manslaughter.
Help sought solving fatal hit-and-run in western Colorado
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities as asking for help solving a fatal hit-and-run crash in western Colorado.
The Post Independent reports 64-year-old Connie Leckwold was hit and...
24-year-old man dies after struck by hit-and-run driver
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has died a day after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver while walking across the street in Marysville.
KOMO-TV reports the victim, a Marysville resident, was struck at around 7:40 p.m. Saturday while crossing 64th Street NE.
Oklahoma man charged in hit-and-run death of 2-year-old son
SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A 41-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder in the 2015 hit-and-run death of his 2-year-old son.
Jail records show Marland Tramble was being held in the Pottawatomie County jail Friday after being charged in the death of Andreis Tramble.
Court records do not list an attorney to speak on his behalf.
Driver charged in connection to fatal hit-and-run of teacher
SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Police have made an arrest in connection with a hit-and-run in Massachusetts that killed a beloved school teacher and administrator.
Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan says 55-year-old Edward Clark, of Norwood, struck Allison Donovan and another woman in a crosswalk in Somerville on Feb. 8 and drove from the scene. Donovan died.
Woman fatally struck by bus in the Bronx
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a woman was killed in a hit-and-run accident involving a bus in the Bronx.
It happened sometime after 9 a.m. Thursday near Havemeyer and Story avenues.
Police say she was attempting to cross the street when she was hit by a yellow bus that did not remain at the scene.
Police searching for driver in hit-and-run
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — Police are searching for a driver involved in a hit-and-run in Brattleboro, Vermont.
WCAX-TV reports the crash happened Wednesday around 6 p.m.
Police say a pedestrian was crossing Putney Road at an intersection when they were struck, and the driver did not stop.
Plea deal: Man guilty in Florida fatal hit-and-run crash
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Court records in Florida say a man accused of driving 50 mph (80 kph) over the speed limit in a 2017 fatal hit-and-run crash has pleaded guilty.
The Palm Beach Post cites the records in a Monday report as saying 30-year-old Michael Junior Brown took a plea deal. He pleaded guilty Thursday to vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of the crash.
Driver arrested in hit-and-run crash that killed passenger
CORAM, N.Y. (AP) — Police say they've arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash on Long Island.
Suffolk County police say Cruz Emelio Tum-Tipaz, of Westhampton Beach, was arrested Sunday on charges of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death. Information on his lawyer wasn't immediately available.
Driver gets 7-year state prison term for deadly hit-and-tun
LINDEN, N.J. (AP) — A hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a pedestrian in northern New Jersey is now headed to state prison.
Michael Nicholson received a seven-year sentence Friday.
The 52-year-old Woodbridge man had pleaded guilty last month to leaving the scene of a fatal accident and witness tampering charges stemming from the August 2017 crash in Linden that killed 62-year-old Donna Babbs.
Police: Driver crashed through auto shop, tried to flee
WAREHAM, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts have apprehended a driver who they say crashed through the wall of an auto detailing business at a Wareham home.
Pedestrian dies of his injuries after hit-and-run in Phoenix
PHOENIX (AP) — Police in Phoenix say a pedestrian who was struck in a hit-and-run has died from his injuries.
They say the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. Saturday near Interstate 17 and Indian School Road.
Police say 58-year-old Leslie Etsitty was hit by a pickup truck as he crossed a street and the driver did not stay at the scene.
California teen suspected of deliberately running over woman
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of deliberately running over a woman with a car at a Southern California high school.
Ventura County sheriff's officials say the woman allegedly caught the teen stealing food from a concession stand during a basketball game Friday at Thousand Oaks High.
Officials identify woman killed in crosswalk hit-and-run
SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts authorities have identified a woman who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while walking in a crosswalk with another woman who was injured.
Police in Somerville and Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said Saturday that the victim who died was 40-year-old Allison Donovan, of Somerville. Officials say the other woman has been discharged from a hospital.
Police say the hit-and-run happened shortly after 7 p.m. Friday. The driver remains at large.
Milwaukee man killed in hit-and-run crash
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police are searching for a driver who struck and killed a city public works worker, then fled the scene.
Police seek woman wanted in hit-and-run who posted photo
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina are looking for a woman who they say struck another woman with her car, then posted a picture of herself and the damage to her car on social media.
Wilmington police say on their Facebook page that warrants have been issued for 22-year-old Courtnay Danielle Lawrence on multiple charges, including assault with a deadly weapon. Police say Lawrence was identified based on tips they received.
Mayor who mislead police about crash remains in office
FENTON, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis mayor who misled police about a hit-and-run crash has survived an attempt to force him out of office.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the Board of Aldermen in Fenton voted down three attempts Thursday to take action against Mayor Joshua Voyles.
No bail for man in hit-and-run death of 16-year-old student
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Bail has been denied a suburban Chicago man accused of driving the vehicle that struck and killed a student as she walked to school.
A Cook County prosecutor said during a Wednesday bond hearing that Edward Cruz of Oak Lawn had been drinking heavily prior to the hit-and-run incident Monday that left 15-year-old freshman Amira Nairat dead. The incident occurred near Richards High School in Oak Lawn.
Man arrested in hit and run death in Georgia
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — A man has been arrested in Georgia for a hit and run death earlier this week.
Driver charged for fatally hitting student near high school
CHICAGO RIDGE, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man is charged with driving under the influence resulting in death in a hit-and-run that left a 15-year-old high school freshman dead.
Edward Cruz of Oak Lawn also was charged Tuesday with hit and run and several traffic violations.
Authorities say 15-year-old freshman Amira Nairat was walking along a street in Chicago Ridge when she was struck Monday. The incident occurred near Richards High School in Oak Lawn.
Student struck, killed by car near high school campus
CHICAGO RIDGE, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago high school student is dead after being struck by an auto allegedly driven by a man who attempted to leave the scene.
Authorities say the girl, identified by Community High School District 218 as 15-year-old freshman Amira Nairat, was walking along a street in Chicago Ridge when she was struck Monday. The incident occurred near Richards High School in Oak Lawn.
Authorities: Virginia trooper shoots man who points shotgun
PULASKI, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police are investigating a shooting involving an officer and a driver who authorities say pointed a shotgun at police.
Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said in a news release that shooting occurred Sunday on Interstate 81 in Pulaski County.
Pulaski police were looking for the driver of a pickup truck after a hit-and-run crash. The truck's driver then called 911 and notified authorities of his location.
Suspect arrested in deadly hit-and-run crash
SPANAWAY, Wash. (AP) — An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a deadly hit-and-run crash last month in Spanaway.
The Pierce County Sheriff's Office says the man was arrested at about 7:30 a.m. Friday.
KOMO reports it's believed that the suspect was driving the car that struck and killed the victim, 40-year-old Ariel Vazquez Lopez, as he was walking.
Woman dies of injuries from hit-and-run mobile home crash
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Ohio say a woman who was injured when a hit-and-run driver crashed into her mobile home has died.
The Columbus Dispatch reports 62-year-old Judith Wade, of Franklin Township in Franklin County, died Thursday at a Columbus hospital.
Parents: Saudi accused in girl’s death likely won’t return
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The parents of a teenage girl who was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver while crossing a street in Portland, Oregon, say they are having a hard time dealing with the fact that the suspect has disappeared and may have been helped by the government of Saudi Arabia.
Bryan Cranston to star in New Orleans-set TV legal thriller
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Bryan Cranston will star in a new TV legal thriller set in New Orleans.
Showtime said Thursday that Cranston will play the lead role in "Your Honor," a limited series from executive producers Robert and Michelle King of "The Good Wife" and "The Good Fight" and Peter Moffat.
Suspect arrested in hit-and-run that fatally injured boy
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man suspected of driving away after hitting and critically injuring an 11-year-old boy near Olympia.
The boy later died.
KOMO reports that 51-year-old Irven F. Jacobs Jr. was arrested Wednesday after the State Patrol released his photo and asked for the public's help in tracking him down.
Man charged with manslaughter in North Platte hit-and-run
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities have charged a driver with manslaughter for the death of a pedestrian in North Platte.
Lincoln County Court records say 34-year-old Ryan Baade, of North Platte, also was charged Monday with failing to stop and render aid. He's being held in the Lincoln County Jail pending $250,000 bail. Court records don't list the name of an attorney who could comment for Baade. His next court hearing is scheduled for Thursday.
Police: Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut are investigating a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run crash over the weekend.
West Haven Police Sgt. Charles Young says the initial investigation suggests the vehicle was traveling eastbound at about 6:30 a.m. Sunday when it struck the pedestrian and then drove from the scene.