Pedestrian critically hurt in West Palm Beach hit-and-run crash
WEST PALM BEACH, FL – A woman was left in critical condition after crossing the 1300 block of Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard and getting hit by a hit-and-run driver Monday.
This collision occurred before 9:45 p.m., according to The Palm Beach Post. Police said a person driving a pickup truck traveled at a high rate before hitting the woman and fleeing the scene.
Officials said the pedestrian — an unidentified black woman in her 20s or 30s — was thrown 150 feet as a result, and then taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center for treatment.
Police described the suspect’s vehicle as a dark Nissan Titan Pro-4X pickup truck with visible front-end damage.
Anyone with more information about the collision or who comes across a vehicle that matches the description is asked to contact authorities at the phone number listed in the initial source.
The West Palm Beach car accident lawyers of Schuler, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling 561.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.