Antioch: Female in Critical Condition After Being Struck by Vehicle, Driver Flees Scene

Press Release


On Wednesday at 12:50am, Antioch Police Officers were dispatched to the area of W. 14th Street and L Street for an injured pedestrian.

Officers arrived and found a 27-year-old female Antioch resident with major injuries. The female victim was transported to an area hospital where she was admitted and is in critical, but stable condition.

Officers on scene learned the female was walking in the area when she was struck by a vehicle which fled the scene. The Traffic Investigation Unit was called out and took over the investigation.

Investigators are following up on leads to identify the responsible party but we do not have a vehicle description at this time.


Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925)778-2441. You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH.


  1. This is horrible! I hope someone saw these scumbags and will come forward. Was she walking in the middle of the street? Or trying to cross the street? Did the driver swerve onto the sidewalk and hit her? Not that it matters, but it might be a future warning for people.

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