Champaign, IL (December 9, 2019) – A woman was injured following a hit-and-run accident at the Oakwood Trace Apartments in Champaign, Illinois, located on Oak Street. The incident took place on Friday, December 6th, at around 3:50 a.m. The injured victim was an Urbana woman, 31.
Ashia Marshall, 29, was taken into custody in connection to the accident. Sources claim that an argument took place at the apartment complex, and the victim was struck by a Honda Civic as it left the complex. It is unknown if the accident was intentional or not.
Marshall has previous charges of aggravated driving under the influence. An investigation into the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Illinois Hit-&-Run Accidents
Hit-and-run crashes are traumatic events. Drivers who flee the scene of a crash are committing a crime in the state of Illinois. Victims who are left at the scene may be unable to receive necessary medical treatment.
Each year, there are more than 737,000 reported hit-and-run collisions across the country. These crashes take thousands of lives. Injured victims may be able to recover lost compensation with the help of an Illinois hit-and-run lawyer.
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