Hillsboro, Oregon – Washington County Deputies are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian in Hillsboro. Authorities say a man was hit by a dark-colored newer model sedan at the intersection of Southeast 10th Avenue and Walnut Street just after 9:30pm last night. The driver didn’t stick around and was last seen heading south on 10th Avenue. Authorities say the car may have a missing side mirror. The pedestrian is being treated at the hospital with serious injuries.
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At 9:40 p.m., officers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian at Southeast 10th Avenue and Southeast Walnut Street. A man was struck in the intersection by a dark-colored, newer-model sedan. The sedan did not stop, and it was last seen driving south on Southeast 10th Avenue. The man was transported to the hospital by ambulance for treatment of serious injuries.
Southeast 10th Avenue is closed between Southeast Oak Street and Southeast Maple Street. Southeast Walnut Street is closed between Southeast 9th Avenue and Southeast 11th Avenue.
Investigation by the Washington County Crash Analysis Reconstruction Team is ongoing. The name of the pedestrian is not released at this time.
The sedan may be missing a side-view mirror. Anyone with information is asked to call Hillsboro Police at 503-629-0111.