[UPDATE 9:08 p.m.] Man Hit by Vehicle That Left the Scene
A man was struck by a vehicle on Wildwood Avenue not far from the Police Department in Rio Dell just before 9 p.m. The vehicle left the scene. Though an ambulance was requested, the victim was apparently able to walk. He is going to be taken to Redwood Memorial Hospital, however.
The California Highway Patrol is responding to the scene of the incident to investigate.
UPDATE 9:08 p.m.: The victim has refused to be taken by ambulance to the hospital.