‘I really want to meet Hanako!’: Grief-stricken mother remembers daughter killed in SF hit-and-run in first Obon festival without her
A mother in Japan has honored the memory of her daughter who lost her life in a hit-and-run incident in San Francisco’s South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood on New Year’s Eve.
Background: Hanako Abe, 27, and Elizabeth Platt, 60, were crossing the intersection of Second and Mission streets when a gray Honda HR-V struck them on Dec. 31. The driver, identified as Troy McAlister, allegedly ran a red light in the stolen car and tried to flee the scene.
Local authorities in Fremont, Calif., are seeking the public’s help as the fatal hit-and-run crash from nearly a month ago remains unresolved.
The incident: Allen Sham, 69, died on July 7, a week after a car hit him on Peralta Avenue near Dusterberry Way on June 30 before 10:30 pm., NextShark previously reported.
A 50-year-old woman was struck by an unidentified hit-and-run driver as she was returning home from work in San Francisco.
The incident: Tracy Qingwen Ma was crossing the street to a parking garage when she was struck by a vehicle, landing more than 20 feet away around 5 p.m. on June 20, according to CBS San Francisco.
A family in Japan is mourning a beloved daughter who fell victim to a hit-and-run in San Francisco on New Year’s Eve.
Hanako “Hana” Abe, 27, was one of the two women killed in the tragic incident, which took place in the city’s South of Market neighborhood on Dec. 31.
A Minnesota family is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of the driver behind a fatal hit-and-run.
Choulykor Vue, 26, was on a walk with his girlfriend around 8:30 p.m. last Saturday when he was struck by a speeding car and suffered severe head trauma.
Police are reportedly looking for a Volkswagen that witnesses say hit an Asian woman in Union City, California.
A short video of the hit-and-run was posted on Twitter on July 31 by joelil, who said that “three black teenagers” ran over the Asian woman’s leg and drove off with her purse on Alvarado-Niles Road.
A police officer from Fresno, California solved a deadly hit-and-run case by turning his own brother in after evidence surfaced proving that he was the culprit.
The victim, identified as 33-year-old Kong Yang, was reportedly crossing Herndon Avenue near Millbrook on early Sunday morning when he was hit by a car driven by 22-year-old Cody Sanders, according to ABC30 News.
Kevin Liang, a New York Fire Department Emergency Medical Technician (FDNY EMT), was laid to rest on Tuesday after being killed in a hit-and-run on September 30. His family is now offering a $25,000 reward for whoever can help identify the suspect.
The 27-year-old FDNY medic, a soon-to-be firefighter, was believed to have been struck by a dark-colored sedan as he was driving on the Kosciuszko Bridge in September at around 8 p.m.
An Asian American family from New Jersey is hoping social media can bring justice to the tragic loss of their dog and injury caused to their teenage child.
In a Facebook post, Andrew Huang and his wife Daisy narrated how their 13-year-old daughter and family puppy became the unfortunate victims of hit and run.
Seventy-two-year-old Amy Yuen was killed in a hit-and-run crash on February 10 after she and her 75-year-old husband were rear-ended on Interstate 880 in Hayward, California.
The grandmother was a passenger in the 1999 Acura TL that her husband Lun was driving home to Milpitas, when another driver hit their vehicle and drove off, according to the California Highway Patrol.