Fort Collins Police Question Suspected Hit and Run Driver
Fort Collins Police Officers are investigating an accident in which a vehicle hit two pedestrians sending them to a hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries last night.
Around 9:28 p.m. on July 13, Fort Collins Police responded to the scene of an auto vs pedestrian hit-and-run collision.
A group of people was walking eastbound on Drake Road near the intersection of Mathews Street when a vehicle traveling westbound on Drake struck several members of the group and left the scene. A male and female victim were transported to Medical Center of the Rockies and a third pedestrian sustained minor injuries and was cleared at the scene.
A short time later, police received information regarding the suspect vehicle. The vehicle and two associated individuals were contacted nearby. Officers conducted interviews with the driver, Stefanie Schafer, 24, and a male passenger. Charges are pending.
The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information about this collision, who has not already given a statement to police, is asked to contact Officer Drew Jurkofsky at 970-416-2229.
Source: FCPD Press Release