Woman struck by truck, badly hurt outside Wasilla bar
Wasilla police are seeking a Dodge pickup truck and the man who was driving it, after the vehicle struck and severely injured a woman during an encounter at a local bar early Friday.
Officers responded at about 3:20 a.m. to investigate the incident outside the Mug-Shot Saloon at 251 W. Parks Hwy., according to a Facebook post from police.
“Investigation revealed the woman was initially taken from that location against her will, but then soon returned and forced from the interior of the vehicle,” police wrote. “As the vehicle fled the scene, the woman was injured by the fleeing vehicle.”
The woman was taken to an area emergency room with serious injuries, police said.
Police are looking for the vehicle, described as a white 2010 Dodge 2500 or 3500 long-bed pickup truck with four doors, black after-market wheels and a black front push bumper.
Staff at the department had no further details available on the driver or the incident Friday afternoon. Staff at the Mug-Shot were also unavailable.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call police at 907-352-5401, in reference to case 18-768.
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