RPD: Man In Wheelchair Suffers Major Injuries In Hit-&-Run

A wheelchair-bound man has been critically injured in Downtown Redding by a driver who fled the scene. At 11:44PM Tuesday night Redding Police Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Eureka Way and California Street. They found 53-year-old William Edward Finn and his motorized wheelchair in the roadway. It appeared that he had been in the crosswalk when he was struck by an unknown vehicle. He was taken to Mercy Hospital suffering from major injuries. There were no apparent witnesses. Anyone with information is urged to contact the RPD Traffic Division.