A 22-year-old driver driving at full speed ran over a woman who was waiting for the bus on the corner of Avenida Belgrano and Calle Sulings, in the town of Garín.
The young man was riding a Volkswagen Vento when he suddenly lost control, hit a light pole and hit the 30-year-old victim, who was standing on the corner.
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The terrible accident was filmed by a security camera and the moment of the crash can be seen. Later, the driver did not get out to assist her and escaped from the scene, but was pursued by the police after a joint operation with agents from the Municipality Monitoring Center.
“The actions included checking cameras and license plate readers in the area. As a result of this work, the vehicle was identified and located in real time. With this information, the Police intercepted him in the vicinity of his home and transferred him to the Garín Police Station, where he is at the disposal of Justice. In addition, the vehicle was kidnapped,” community spokespersons informed TN.
The 22-year-old was arrested after a chase. (Photo: Buenos Aires Police)
Meanwhile, the victim was transferred to the Dupuy de Garín Municipal Hospital in a SAME ambulance and is now out of danger, as he only suffered minor injuries. “She was saved by a miracle,” said the doctors who treated her.