Eugene, Ore. – Subsequent to their investigation, Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation team has made an arrest in this case today. Jennifer Neely Higgins, age 46, of Salem, has been charged with Hit and Run Injury and Reckless Driving.
The Lane County District Attorney will review the charges in the case. Case 23-00129
(Higgins has 26 arrest records just in our system. Click here to view. ~LCM)
The MCI credits and thanks several members of the public who came forward with tips that helped MCI solve the case. The victim in this case sustained a broken arm.
Tuesday, January 3, 2023 5:51 PM
Eugene, Ore. – At 4:17 p.m. a female pedestrian, age 60, was struck crossing W. 6th Avenue on Lincoln by a vehicle that fled the scene west on W. 6th Avenue, possibly getting onto I-105 eastbound. The woman has been transported to a local hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.
The suspect vehicle is described as a black sedan, possibly a Honda Civic. If anybody has tips or possibly in-car cam footage please call 541.682.5138 Case 22-00129
(Information from EPD)