Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident in Gilbert
QUEEN CREEK, AZ (January 26, 2023) – The Queen Creek Police Department arrested a driver involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Power Road on January 7.
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the collision happened at Cloud Road shortly before 10:00 PM. Based on a report, the suspect struck a pedestrian and left the scene.
QCPD officers and the Pinal County’s Sheriff’s Office Vehicular Crimes Unit responded and officers found the victim wandering down the road.
As a result, the pedestrian sustained significant but non-life-threatening injuries.
QCPD detectives with help from the Gilbert Police Department and the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office identified and arrested a 23-year-old Mesa man as the hit-and-run driver. They booked him booked into the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office jail on two separate felony charges.
As of now, an investigation into the case is ongoing.
Always consider the movement of pedestrians around you. Thus, be careful in areas near crosswalks and intersections. In addition, do not leave the scene after an accident. Call the authorities and wait for their arrival.
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