[UPDATE 12:37 p.m.] 101 Partially Blocked After Pedestrian Injured by Hit and Run Vehicle on Broadway in Eureka
At approximately 12 p.m., a vehicle struck a pedestrian on Broadway near West Del Norte in the middle turn lane. The vehicle, reportedly a black older Mitsubishi hit the pedestrian and continued onwards turning eastbound on Wabash.
One lane of southbound traffic is blocked. One lane of north is blocked.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.
UPDATE 12:35 p.m.: Both lanes of traffic in both directions are open now.
There are security cameras that might have caught the incident, according to our reporter on the scene. Law enforcement is investigating.
One witness tailed the car up which had a loud exhaust up Wabash but lost it.
UPDATE 12:37 p.m: According to a witness, traffic was stopped when the black Mitsubishi headed northbound fast in center turn lane and hit a older woman pedestrian. The vehicle fled and a witness tried to tail the vehicle but didn’t succeed.