Yakima man injured after being struck by car
A Yakima man is in stable but serious condition after being struck be a car last night.
Police say the collision happened about 10:45 p.m. on the 1800 block of Gordon Road.
When officers arrived, they found the victim, 20-year-old Eric Riel, lying on the side of the road with his friends rendering aid.
Witnesses stated a car was traveling at a high rate of speed eastbound on Gordon Road when it struck Riel.
The sedan left the scene without stopping and was later located nearby unoccupied.
A preliminary investigation indicates alcohol may be a factor in the collision.