Pedestrian Hurt in Oroville Accident on Highway 162
Oroville, California (October 22, 2019) – Authorities are investigating a hit-and-run pedestrian collision that happened on Friday evening in Oroville.
The accident occurred on Friday, October 18, at an unspecified time in the 4575 block of Highway 162, also known as Olive Highway.
According to the California Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle for reasons yet to be determined.
Firefighters along with medical personnel responded to the scene and rendered aid to one person who sustained injuries due to the collision. The name of the patient and their current condition were not immediately provided.
Officials said the involved motorist fled the scene after the accident.
No other details concerning this collision were provided.
An investigation is underway.