Vehicle of Two Beloved Retired Teachers Rammed by White Chevy Which Then Fled
Today, in Garberville about 1:05 p.m. a white Chevy 4WD truck struck the parked and empty vehicle of two former teachers–Andy and Jean McKay. The orange Kia of the older couple was forced onto the sidewalk near the Umqua Bank where it hit a two hour parking sign. Fortunately, no one was injured. According to witnesses, the driver of the 4WD appeared to be attempting to hit a local woman.
According to Shanda Centeno, who sent in the photos, the man driving the Chevy fled the scene.
The California Highway Patrol Incident page indicates the vehicle was last seen headed up Alderpoint Road. Law enforcement is currently looking for the vehicle and the driver. According to scanner traffic, the driver reportedly has a firearm.