Oakley Police Seeks Help Identifying Vehicle that Struck 6-Year-Old


On Tuesday May 9th at 4:45pm, Oakley police officers responded to a hit and run on O’hara Ave and Francisco Villa. Two vehicles going northbound stopped for a child to cross the street in the cross walk.

While the 6-year old was crossing the street a white pickup truck (see photos) passed the vehicles on the right and struck the child in the leg.

The suspect vehicle fled northbound, turning westbound onto Main Street, running the red light. The suspect vehicle continued westbound on Main and was last seen passing Vintage Parkway.

The vehicle appears to be a Ford Ranger and the rear end is weighed down. The child was transported to a local hospital with a non-life threatening leg injury an is expected to make a full recovery.

If you have any information on the vehicle, please contact Sergeant Roberts at (925) 308-9303.



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