Steven Hogen Seriously Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash
Mesa, Arizona—Steven Hogen, the Athletic Director for the Mesa Public Schools, was seriously injured in a hit-and-run collision that occurred on Saturday.
According to Detective Steve Berry of the Mesa Police Department, Dr. Hogen was riding his bicycle at about 8:00 a.m. near Gary Street and Lindsay Road—just across from Mountain View High School—when an unidentified driver crashed into him. Dr. Hogen was rushed to the hospital where doctors diagnosed him with a broken neck. He likely will require several surgeries.
The driver who hit him fled the scene of the accident. Police are looking for a four-door white sedan with front-end damage. Anybody with information on the crash should contact the Mesa Police Department at (480) 644-2211.
Dr. Hogen has served as the Athletic Director for the Mesa Public Schools since 1999. Prior to that, he worked as the Athletic Director at Red Mountain High School.
We wish Dr. Hogen a complete and speedy recovery from his injuries.