Vancouver police are looking for a driver who left a motorcyclist seriously injured – BC

Vancouver police are looking for witnesses in a hit-and-run collision that left a motorcyclist with serious injuries last month.

The accident happened around 11pm on October 19 at the intersection of Hastings Street and Commercial Drive.

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Police say the motorcyclist was traveling east on Hastings when they were hit by the driver of a gray or silver-colored SUV that turned left onto Commercial Drive.

The SUV driver did not stop and was last seen heading east on Hastings Street, police said.


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The 19-year-old motorcyclist was taken to hospital and treated for serious but non-life-threatening injuries. They have since been released and are recovering at home.

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Police urge anyone with information about the vehicle or driver to report. The suspected vehicle would have “extensive damage to the rear passenger side,” police said.

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Investigators are also asking anyone who saw the crash or recorded dashcam video in the area on the night of Oct. 19 to contact the Vancouver Police Collision Investigation Unit.

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