San Diego deputies recover vehicle used in North County hit-and-run crash

Posted at 4:22 PM, Oct 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-04 08:33:23-04

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) - San Diego County Sheriff's deputies said Tuesday they recovered the vehicle that struck and injured a North San Diego County mother.

Ashlee Mullins Lane was crossing the intersection of Encinitas Blvd. and Vulcan Ln. on Friday, September 22, when she was hit.

Witnesses told deputies she was hit by a white Ford F-150 truck. Deputies have not confirmed if that is the vehicle they recovered.

According to Lane's father, the vehicle was hidden in a body shop in Riverside.

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Lane, a single mother with two daughters, is at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla. Her father said she has little movement on her left side and can only speak in a whisper.

A GoFundMe account has raised almost $35,000.