An elderly Arlington hit-and-run victim took his first steps
Monday since being hit by a driver who kept going.
Terry Pinkston, 73, said he doesn't remember the impact but
he does feel very fortunate to be alive, much less up and taking steps 48 hours
Police said a person driving a blue Chevrolet Cavalier hit Pinkston
in the 2400 block of Ascension Blvd. in Arlington on Saturday morning.
A driver hit him as he walked on an Arlington sidewalk. The
vehicle left the roadway and drove onto the sidewalk.
"It's scary. If they had just stayed there and acted like
they cared, it would have made a difference," said Pinkston.
A Good Samaritan from a nearby apartment helped Pinkston get
Police are still looking for the hit and run driver, but said
they have several leads thanks to media attention.
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