MIAMI BEACH, FL – Police say a pedestrian was struck in Miami Beach by a driver who left the scene, WPLG reports.
The incident happened Monday night as the woman was crossing West 63rd Street in the area of Indian Creek Drive. Investigators said she was not crossing within the crosswalk at the time she was hit. She was rushed to an area hospital in critical condition.
A search is now underway for the hit-and-run driver responsible for the crash. No description was immediately released of the vehicle being sought.
Anyone with information about what happened was asked to contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a pedestrian accident caused by a hit-and-run driver, the Miami personal injury lawyers at the Hickey Law Firm are ready to help. We will fight tirelessly to protect your legal rights and obtain the compensation you deserve for related expenses. To set up a free consultation to discuss your individual case, contact us online, call us at 888-913-4296, or text 844-984-1937.
Attorney John H. (Jack) Hickey and his team handle a wide range of cases, including but not limited to cruise ship accidents, admiralty and maritime accident cases, medical malpractice, wrongful death, premises liability, railroad accidents and car accidents. We represent victims from all over the nation, the world and the state of Florida.