Boulder Police

Boulder police searching for suspect in hit and run crash

Posted on 08/27/2020 at 09:27 pm
Shannon Aulabaugh

Boulder police are for searching for a driver that ran a red light and struck a 69 year-old woman as she crossed the street.

The crash occurred yesterday, Aug. 26, at 10:18 a.m., at Broadway and Pearl Street. The suspect was driving southbound on Broadway, ran a red light at Pearl Street and struck a woman as she was crossing eastbound in the crosswalk.

The driver fled the scene, ran a second red light at Walnut Street and then turned right onto westbound Canyon Boulevard.

The victim was transported to Boulder Community Health with serious bodily injuries that include a broken femur, spinal fracture and concussion.

A picture of the truck the suspect was driving was collected from a red light camera.

Anyone who may have additional information on this case is asked to call 303-441-3333. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at crimeshurt.com.