Pedestrian Hit-and-Run on Mesa Road Hospitalized One Student

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (September 22, 2021) – One student suffered injuries Thursday morning after a pedestrian hit-and-run on Mesa Road.

The accident happened around 6:46 a.m. September 16, at a bus stop on Mesa Road.

According to reports, a silver Dodge Durango instantly fled the scene after hitting a student at a bus stop in the area. Fortunately, a school bus camera captured the accident, police added.

Additionally, responding emergency crews transported the student to a local hospital and is expected to be okay.

Moreover, officials urge any witnesses or who knows the driver to contact the sheriff’s office at 505-866-2400.

The Albuquerque Police continues to investigate the crash. All updates will be made once available.

When driving, it is vital to always be alert for pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially true when you are driving through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit. Avoid accidents by following traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead.

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when injured in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the pedestrian accident attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands what you are going through, and they are here to help you seek justice and compensation. Call them at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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