LINCOLN PARK, MI – Krystal Green was struck by a vehicle on Fort Street in Lincoln Park on Friday July 30th, 2021.
Krystal stated that she was ran over and dragged 75 feet across Fort Street. She is being treated for really bad road rash on nearly all of her body. The at fault driver ran over her spine so she is really sore and can’t move too much without crying in pain.
The woman who hit Krystal tried to flee the scene. The driver told Lincoln Park Police told she did not see Krystal even though her bike sits higher than her car. After striking Krystal with her vehicle, the woman got out of her car, patted the victim on the head while she laid there exposed and bleeding. The female driver said “God bless you. I didn’t see you.” She the proceeded to try and flee the scene. There were some men in the area who stopped the driver until police arrived on scene.
Krystal currently is having to endure physical therapy and use a walker to get around. She feels that Lincoln Park Police mishandled the situation. The woman was only ticketed for failing to yield for a pedestrian.