16-Year-Old Chino Valley Boy Injured in Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident
Chino Valley, Arizona—A 16-year-old boy from Chino Valley was struck by a pickup truck while riding his bicycle in the 500 block of West Center Street shortly before 7:00 p.m. on Saturday. Accident investigators have not released the boy’s name.
The pickup driver left the scene, then was arrested the following day at his home. He is identified as Chad Avilla, age 43, of Prescott. Mr. Avilla was booked into Yavapai County Jail and charged with endangerment, failure to stop following an injury accident and aggravated assault.
The bicyclist was transported by air to Phoenix Children’s Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.
We wish a quick and full recovery for the boy.
Prescott AZ Car Accident and Personal Injury News
Jenna Monet was killed on Sunday when her Tesla crashed into the rear of a fire truck on I-70 in Indiana. Derrick Monet sustained serious injuries in the crash. Both are from Prescott Valley.
Two people were hospitalized following a car accident yesterday on Highway 69 near Frontier Village involving seven vehicles.
A school bus slide off the road into a power pole yesterday morning, injuring the driver and two students from the Prescott Unified School District.