Arrest after 4 pedestrians struck in California hit-and-run
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after his SUV struck four people on a sidewalk outside a Northern California pizza shop.
Police say all four victims suffered significant but not life-threatening injuries in the crash early Sunday in Santa Rosa north of San Francisco.
The Press-Democrat says the suspect abandoned the SUV and ran from the scene. A police dog helped officers find him hiding in bushes nearby.
The man was arrested on suspicion of felony drunk driving and felony hit-and-run.