Man, Teen Detained after Hit-and-Run on Hesperia Road [Victorville, CA]
Hit-and-Run Crash on Hesperia Road near Green Tree Boulevard in Victorville
VICTORVILLE, CA (July 29, 2020) – A man and a teen were detained following a hit-and-run crash on Hesperia Road, Wednesday morning.
According to the Victorville Police Department, the incident happened at about 10:00 AM. A black Chevy Silverado pickup truck was waiting in the turn lane, attempting to turn onto Hesperia Road. Then, a white Nissan sedan slammed into the rear of the Chevy near Green Tree Boulevard.
The 16-year-old Nissan driver and his 20-year-old male passenger both fled the scene on foot. Authorities later apprehended the suspects in the 13600 block of Dean Place, approximately 1,000 feet away from the scene of the crash.
Both suspects were taken to the Victorville station for questioning.
As per reports, no injuries were sustained in the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
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