Lake County CHP officers are looking for a driver they said fled a crash near Clearlake Riviera, leaving an injured passenger.
The driver crashed while traveling on Fairview Drive, west of Tenino Way in the southwest Clear Lake community. His 2003 Ford F‑350 pickup ran off the road and down a steep embankment, hit a large rock and flipped, the CHP said. The truck then caught fire.
The driver ran and Monday remained at large.
Passenger Charles Wade Rose Jr., 53, of Kelseyville suffered moderate injuries and was flown to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital by medical helicopter after Friday’s 11:35 p.m. crash.
Witnesses were asked to contact officers at 707‑279‑0103.
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