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News: West Des Moines Police arrest suspected hit-and-run driver

WEST DES MOINES, IA - Authorities have arrested a man who allegedly fled the area after colliding with a pedestrian on Ashworth Rd near 50th St on Oct. 16, according to KCCI.

The suspect, a 35-year-old man, is accused of striking and seriously injuring a 46-year-old man.

Following the collision, rescue crews transported the victim to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. The victim survived the incident.

Authorities have charged the suspect with reckless driving, leaving the scene of an injury accident, and operating while intoxicated.

It is imperative you schedule a free consultation with the Iowa pedestrian accident lawyers at Hope Law Firm if you have been hurt in an auto vs. pedestrian collision. You can schedule a free consultation with us to discuss the details of your case by completing our contact form or calling 515-298-5056.