SPRINGFIELD, Ore– A man is in jail after a Tuesday night hit and run crash that sent a woman to the hospital.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Mill Street and Centennial Boulevard in Springfield.
According to police, 30 year-old Jesse Bridges was traveling northbound on Mill when he ran a red light and crashed into a SUV heading westbound on Centennial.
The woman driver of the SUV was treated for injuries at the hospital and released. She was the vehicle’s only occupant.
Bridges fled on foot from the crash site, but he was later caught by police.
He is lodged at the Lane County Jail and faces multiple charges, including DUII and felony Hit and Run.