[UPDATE 6:12 p.m.] Woman Struck Near Ferndale Bridge; Vehicle Fleeing West
A pedestrian was hit near Ferndale Bridge about 5:37 p.m., according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page. The vehicle that hit the woman fled towards Ferndale. Traffic is at a standstill both direction. The woman who was hit has multiple fractures.
Here is the BOLO that went out for the fleeing vehicle:
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.
UPDATE 6:10 p.m.: Traffic is backed up on Fernbridge. Reports indicate that the woman was struck on the bridge.
UPDATE 6:12 p.m.: The patient has been put into the ambulance which is now headed north and traffic is flowing across Fernbridge again.