Man seriously injured in Washougal hit-and-run

By Jerzy Shedlock, Columbian Breaking News Reporter

Washougal police are investigating a Sunday night hit-and-run crash that sent a man to the hospital in serious condition.

The man was crossing Washougal River Road in the 500 block when a vehicle struck him, said Ron Mitchell, chief of the Washougal Police Department. He was in the middle of the road, Mitchell said.

A suspect vehicle was located, but officers have not made any arrests.

A traffic investigator is actively working on the case, according to the chief.