The crash happened around 1:45 p.m. as the skateboarder was trying to cross Bellflower. The driver that hit him fled, police said.
Michael Eugene Begin was scheduled to be arraigned Monday on one count of failing to stop at a hit-and-run collision with injury and three counts of assault with a deadly weapon.
The driver of an older-model black hatchback, according to a witness account, reportedly struck the cyclist who appeared to be homeless.
The driver ran into a parked car and then hit the living-room wall of a home before taking off on foot, according to police.
A knife-wielding man fleeing police near a Metro Blue Line station in Long Beach was hospitalized after he was struck by a hit-and-run motorist Sunday night.
Long Beach police are asking for the public’s help in locating a hit-and-run suspect who left a 23-year-old man critically injured last month.
A male driver suspected of fleeing after he collided with another vehicle, critically injuring a young female passenger, was arrested in West Long Beach Tuesday morning.
A 55-year-old Long Beach man died Thursday five days after he was hit by a car while crossing an intersection in Long Beach’s Harte neighborhood, authorities announced over the weekend.
Police are seeking a motorist suspected of striking a teen bicyclist in Long Beach’s Zaferia neighborhood Thursday morning before fleeing, authorities said.
The man hit by a car in a hit-and-run incident at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and Magnolia on Monday has suffered a broken leg, according to police and hospital sources.