Motorcyclist injured in alleged hit-and-run crash in Industry

INDUSTRY — Deputies arrested a La Puente man late on suspicion of fleeing the scene of a Saturday night crash that left a motorcyclist badly injured, authorities said.
Mario Dominguez, 39, was booked on suspicion of felony hit-and-run, Los Angeles County sheriff’s Lt. Pete Cacheiro said in a written statement.
The crash occurred just before midnight at Hacienda and Valley boulevards in Industry, sheriff’s officials said.
Dominguez allegedly collided with a motorcyclist while making a left turn in the intersection, then drove away, Cacheiro said.
Deputies searched the area and found Dominguez and his car, he added.
The injured motorcyclist was taken to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center for treatment of injuries including a punctured lung, broken ribs and liver damage, officials said. He was listen in stable condition Sunday.
According to sheriff’s booking records, Dominguez was being held in lieu of $50,000 bail. Information on his initial court date was not available.

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  • Well, he shouldn’t have fled the scene n the first place. Fleeing the scene of an accident is a no no for drivers. he should have stopped and assisted the victim who appeared to be seriously injured.