Hayden gas station hit-and-run sends 61-year-old man to the hospital

Hayden gas station hit-and-run sends 61-year-old man to the hospital
Kootenai County Sheriff's Office
Deputies say the driver of this vehicle ran over a man in a Hayden gas station parking lot, stopped, then fled the scene. 

A 61-year-old man suffered significant injuries when he was struck by a car in a Hayden gas station parking lot on Monday.

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the case as a hit-and-run, and are asking for help identifying the person responsible.

The incident happened at the Hayden Hico on Hayden Avenue and Ramsey Road around 4:50 p.m. Deputies said the driver ran over Stephen C. Walson, stopped, then fled the scene.

Deputies were unable to locate any witnesses on scene, but were able to get surveillance video from the gas station.

The suspect is believed to be driving a dark-colored over light-colored small SUV.

Anyone who recognizes the vehicle or its driver is asked to call 208-446-1300.