Hesperia Car Accident: 13-Year-Old Skateboarder Injured In Hesperia Hit-And-Run Car Accident By The Intersection of Windsor Avenue and Dunkirk Street
HESPERIA, CALIFORNIA (August 14, 2019) – Police have finally arrested a suspected drunk driver that is believed to have hit a skateboarder and taken off after the collision.
Hesperia police are saying that the accident took place around 5:20 p.m. by the intersection of Windsor Avenue and Dunkirk Street. A 13-year-old on a skateboard was hit by the suspected drunk driver.
The driver took off but was later tracked down by authorities. A full investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
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