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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
On Wednesday evening, the Prescott Fire Department received multiple 911 calls about a two-vehicle accident near Pioneer Parkway and Symphony Drive.
A car driven by a 76-year-old woman westbound on Whipple Street entered the intersection at Ruth Street and collided with a car driven by a 54-year-old woman who was turning left across her path.
An as-yet unidentified man and woman were seriously injured in an ATV accident on a remote forest road n Mingus Mountain on Sunday afternoon.