A 54-year-old Martinez resident was arrested for felony hit & run in Pleasant Hill on Wednesday.
According to the Pleasant Hill Police Department, just before 10pm on Wednesday, Officers responded to a vehicle accident near the intersection of Nogal Road at Norse Drive. A single overturned vehicle was located at the scene with one person trapped inside. The trapped person was freed by emergency personnel and transported to the hospital with lacerations and suspected internal injuries. The victim is 18-years-old, and is expected to survive.
Investigation determined that a second vehicle had been involved in the collision and had fled the scene.
The vehicle was described as a red Pontiac Fiero. Later in the evening a vehicle matching this description was located on Center Avenue in Martinez with collision damage. Shortly after the vehicle was located, 54-year-old Martinez resident Rockwood Sizemore was arrested on suspicion of felony hit & run.
Any witnesses to the incident or anyone with information is asked to contact the Pleasant Hill Police at 925-288-4630.