Driver Arrested After Lake County Hit-and-Run
Police say that a teen driver suffered serious injuries during a hit-and-run accident in Lake County on Sunday, May 12, 2019. Officers of California Highway Patrol (CHP) say that they suspect the collision was caused by a driver who was intoxicated and left the scene of the crash. This driver was located during accident response and arrested on charges related to hit-and-run and DUI. The injured teenager, a 17-year-old resident of Middletown, received major trauma during the incident. Updates on the teen’s condition have not yet been provided by hospital officials.