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News: At least 1 injured in hit-and-run on Douglas Ave. in Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA - Police and firefighters in Des Moines responded to a hit-and-run near River Drive Park on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a report by the Des Moines Police, the crash happened on Douglas Avenue near the intersection with the Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway shortly before 4 p.m.

At least one person was reportedly injured as a result of the collision. However, the extent of their injuries is unclear at his time.

Rush-hour commuters are advised to proceed with caution in the area as delays are likely while crews work to clear the scene.

Our Iowa accident lawyers at Hope Law Firm are prepared to assist you and your loved ones in the event of a tragic hit-and-run. You may be entitled to financial compensation after you or a loved one has been involved or injured in a crash. Call 515-298-5056 or complete our online form to set up a free consultation.