One Arrested after Hit-and-Run Collision near Verdi Street

SAN RAFAEL, CA (April 21, 2023) – Monday, one passenger was hurt and a driver was arrested after a hit-and-run crash on Belvedere Street.

The incident happened around 5:45 p.m., near Verdi Street in San Rafael.

According to reports, the driver of a red vehicle struck a parked car and rolled at least three times before coming to a stop. Afterwards, witnesses say the driver and passenger both fled the scene on foot.

However, the passenger returned a short while later, needing treatment for minor injuries. Eventually, the driver also turned himself in. As a result, police booked the driver for suspicion of felony hit-and-run.

At this time, the identities of the parties involved have not been released to the public. Those with further information about the accident should contact local authorities immediately.

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