[UPDATE 11:34 p.m.] Garberville Building Struck by Hit and Run Driver–For the Second Time in Two Months
For the second time in two months, Clover Willison Insurance Services in Garberville was struck by a vehicle. On October 24, her wall was caved in after a vehicle hit her wall and fled leaving its license plate.
Tonight at 9:07 p.m, her building was again struck by a hit and run vehicle. The California Highway Patrol has arrested the driver of a GMC 2500 extended cab pickup who allegedly fled the scene. Good Samaritans followed the fleeing vehicle and called in the location when he subsequently broke down. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence.
We’re attempting to get photos of tonight’s damage and will update soon.
UPDATE 10:33 p.m.: Photos from the scene of tonight’s collision by Shawn Crawley,
The two drove to the scene of the collision. “I guess it was obvious by the damage and fluid on the ground it that the vehicle couldn’t have gotten far,” Willison said. “They drove up the freeway until they found [the alleged driver] and then called 911.”