City of Columbia Missouri Police Department Police Department

600 E. Walnut Street
Columbia, MO 65201

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 2, 2020

CONTACT: Brittany Hilderbrand
Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
City of Columbia
573.874.7671
policepio@CoMo.gov

Jeff Pitts
Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
City of Columbia
573.817.5049
policepio@CoMo.gov

Columbia Police investigate two hit-and-run incidents near Broadway and Providence Road, June 1

(COLUMBIA, MO) -

On Monday, June 1, Columbia Police responded to two separate incidents where pedestrians were struck with vehicles near the intersection of Broadway and Providence Road. 

Incident 1 - Case Number 2020-004594

At approximately 8:15 p.m, Columbia Police responded to a report of a vehicle collision involving a pedestrian near the intersection of Broadway and Providence Road. 

Columbia Fire Department and CPD provided immediate assistance to the 25 year-old female pedestrian. Shortly afterward, the pedestrian was transported by ambulance services to a local emergency room to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

At this time no suspect or vehicle has been identified.

Incident 2 - Case Number 2020-004597

At approximately 8:52 p.m, Columbia Police responded to a report of a vehicle leaving the scene of a collision involving a pedestrian near the intersection of Broadway and Providence Road. 

Upon arrival, a 21 year-old female pedestrian reported she was on the west side of the intersection when a four-door sedan approached. The pedestrian reported that she asked the driver to turn the vehicle around, but he refused. 

Members of the crowd reported that the vehicle proceeded forward and collided with the pedestrian. Medics were on scene to treat the pedestrian, but she refused treatment. The driver was described as a white male with blonde/brown hair who fled the scene of the accident. 

At this time no suspect has been identified.

These are active and ongoing investigations. There are no additional details to provide.  

If you see something, say something. Columbia Police are asking for your help. Anyone with information about this incident, please contact the Columbia Police Department at 573.874.7652 or CrimeStoppers at 573.875.TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.



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