For Immediate Release
|Date||February 11, 2003|
|Contact||Sergeant Duane Beckman|
Riverside, Ca - Officers were called to a hit and
run major injury accident at Magnolia and Elizabeth at 7:10 PM. Paramedics and
police officers arrived to find a female, approximately 30 years old, lying in
the intersection severely injured. The woman had been struck while walking east
across Magnolia at the south crosswalk of Elizabeth. A witness said that the
suspect vehicle, a silver Nissan Sentra, was north bound in the #1 lane when it
struck the female. The vehicle then fled north on Magnolia. The female victim
was taken to Riverside Community Hospital with major injuries and listed in
The victimís identification is unknown at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Riverside Police Department at 787-7911.