One Injured in Hit-and-Run Semi-Truck Collision near Pine View Way

PETALUMA, CA (February 3, 2022) – Early Thursday morning, one person was hospitalized after a hit-and-run accident on Lakeville Highway.

According to reports, the crash occurred around 1:30 a.m., at the intersection of Lakeville Highway and Pine View Way.

Reports revealed that a red Nissan SUV collided with a big-rig for unknown reasons. Authorities transported one unidentified person to a local hospital for further treatment.

Responding officers searched the area but could not locate the SUV driver who allegedly fled on foot.

Petaluma Officials eventually closed the surrounding roadway for at least three hours during cleanup and preliminary duties. In addition, officers described the hit-and-run suspect as a white male with long hair.

Police are asking anyone with information about the hit-and-run accident on Lakeville Highway to contact (707) 778-4372. Once available, further details will be provided.

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