Female Victim Hospitalized after Crash near Highway 168 in Fresno

FRESNO, CA (November 22, 2021) – An unidentified female driver is recovering after a hit-and-run on Ashlan Avenue on Monday.

The incident occurred when a vehicle drove through a red light and struck the female driver on Ashlan near Highway 168.

Afterwards, the male driver exited his vehicle and yelled at her, according to the female victim.

Ultimately, the driver fled the scene on foot, leaving the car behind in the middle of the road. According to the investigators, the tan Chevrolet Silverado 2500 has the license plate number is 16342Z2.

In addition, the female victim pointed out that the man had a grey beard and was wearing a dark hat, jeans, and a flannel with a grey hoodie.

Authorities are encouraging anyone with information about the hit-and-run to contact (559) 621-7000. The accident is registered with a case number 21062201.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

When involved in a hit-and-run, reach out to the experienced lawyers at Sweet James. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. Their attorneys and professional legal team have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury and wrongful death. Call them at (800) 975-3435 to arrange your free consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, they are also available through email, text message, and online chat 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. To request for a police report, click here.

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