Pedestrian Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident on Calaveras Street

FRESNO, CA (July 5, 2023) – Tuesday evening, one pedestrian was hospitalized after a hit-and-run collision on B Street.

Police responded to the scene near Calaveras Street around 9:30 p.m., on June 6th after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.

According to reports, the driver of a vehicle struck a pedestrian and fled the scene. Shortly after, the involved driver returned to the area.

Medical personnel arrived and transported the pedestrian to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

Following preliminary duties, police arrested the driver on suspicion of driving under the influence. Although, authorities have not yet released their identity.

At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway. Once available, more details will be provided about the hit-and-run collision on B Street.

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