Accident spurs rumors
Last updated 12/30/2021 at 10:04am
A vehicle-versus-pedestrian accident near Lowe’s and Mesa Ridge Parkway on Dec. 23 spurred some colorful rumors online, including the possibility that it was a “suicide by vehicle.”
However, the Fountain Police Department reports that it was an accident and that the pedestrian, allegedly intoxicated, sustained minor injuries. The vehicle’s driver remained on scene.
“The female that was hit ... was released from the hospital the next day,” Public Safety Information Officer Lisa Schneider said.
A dog was hit, too. It ran off was but found by an area resident the following day wit...