Ashley Hipol Hurt in Fortuna Accident on Highway 101
Fortuna, California (September 19, 2023) – Ashley Hipol, 29, of Fortuna, was injured in a pedestrian accident that took place north of Fortuna last week on Tuesday, according to the authorities.
The crash took place on US-101 Southbound at about 5:57 a.m. September 12.
Authorities said Hipol was walking or lying partially on US 101 when a southbound vehicle struck his left leg.
Hipol was taken to a hospital with major injuries.
The involved driver didn’t stop at the scene after the accident.
The Humboldt Area CHP is investigating the incident.
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