6-Year-Old Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Accident near Castro Valley Boulevard

CASTRO VALLEY, CA (October 31, 2022) – Tuesday afternoon, a 6-year-old boy sustained injuries in a pedestrian hit-and-run on Nunes Avenue.

Police responded to the scene around 5:00 p.m., near Castro Valley Boulevard on October 25th.

Officers say the child was crossing the street with a sibling, heading to a karate studio. Meanwhile, a white SUV was making a turn from Castro Valley Boulevard onto Nunes Avenue when they struck the child.

Following the collision, the SUV left the scene without rendering aid to the victim.

When emergency crews arrived, they transported the 6-year-old boy to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

At this time, no further information has been provided regarding the hit-and-run on Nunes Avenue. Police ask that any witnesses to the collision contact the California Highway Patrol at 510-581-9028.

A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a pedestrian accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. If you ever become involved in an accident, call 911 and render aid to anyone who may be injured while waiting for the police to arrive. Remain at the scene. If able, exchange information with the other parties involved and document the crash.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a pedestrian accident, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let them help you protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge. You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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