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border=” 0 “width=” 180″/ > Nevada Highway Patrol at the scene of an important hit-and-run crash on Interstate 15 on July 30, 2017. (NHP/Twitter). Motorist of pickup seriously injured in hit-and-run crash on Interstate 15 on July 30, 2017.( NHP/Twitter ). LAS VEGAS (FOX5 )-. Authorities are looking for a chauffeur who left the scene of an important auto-pedestrian crash early Sunday morning on Interstate 15. Trooper
Jason Buratczuk, of the Nevada Highway Patrol, said troopers reacted to reports of a car crash on southbound I-15 near the Spring Mountain Roadway exit at 4:21 a.m. A Chevy S-10 pickup was broken down at that area in the ideal travel lane, inning accordance with authorities, and the chauffeur was looking at his car when a Toyota unintentionally rear-ended the stalled truck.
Troopers said this accident triggered traffic to slow on the highway, as the effect pressed the pickup motorist from the truck and onto the roadway.
A black Chevy Suburban then walked around the traffic, however in doing so ran over the pickup motorist, inning accordance with Buratczuk.
The Rural failed to stop after striking the male and highway patrol stated they are actively looking for the motorist.
Troopers said the pickup driver was transported to the University Medical Center in critical condition.
No serious injuries were initially reported to the residents of the Toyota and patrol stated they stayed at the scene. Travel lanes were restricted on southbound I-15 while NHP investigated the crash.
Authorities advised anybody with more info or if they witnessed the crash to get in touch with the Nevada Highway Patrol at 702-486-4100.
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