14-Year-Old Boy Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Crash near Rimpau Avenue

CORONA, CA (September 8, 2023) – Friday morning, a bicycle crash near Upper Drive left a teen injured.

It occurred just before 8:30 a.m., on September 1st, when a 14-year-old bicyclist was struck by a vehicle.

Upon investigation, the officers learned that the cyclist was on his way home from school. Furthermore, the driver immediately fled the scene without stopping to call for authorities.

After the crash, the suspect was last seen headed westbound on Upper Drive.

First responders transported the boy to the hospital with serious but stable injuries.

Meanwhile, the officers released a description of the vehicle as an older model white SUV.

No additional information was released and anyone with information is urged to call Officer Kevin Matty at 951-817-5764 or via email at Kevin.Matty@CoronaCA.gov.

A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a vehicle accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. If you ever get 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 particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash.

If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash, 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 1-800-900-0000 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge.

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