Tag: COMA

Alton Police Identify Car Who Left Man in Coma

Police have released new information on an auto-ped that happened earlier this month. A 37-year-old man was run over the morning of December 8th. Officers responded to a hit and run accident. The driver of the vehicle did not stop to render aid and has still not been found but authorities are now releasing information on the vehicle. If you have any information you are asked to call Alton PD...

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Mother Desperate For Answers After Ill Son Is Hit By Vehicle

One mother is desperate for answers after her son has yet to wake up from a coma. All she wants is justice for her family.  Francisca Porras has been asking herself why her son was left on the side of the road instead of being helped after being run over by a car. Porras tells us that her son, Javier, suffers from mental illnesses but, says he would walk daily around Alton and could perform small daily tasks but, her family’s life changed last Friday when he was run over. She tells us that the incident happened early Friday...

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