Cyclist Injured in Hit-and-Run Accident near Mile Marker 43
BOULDER CITY, NV (December 14, 2022) – Monday morning, an unidentified bicyclist was hospitalized following a hit-and-run on US 95.
Police responded to the scene around 8:45 a.m., near mile marker 43 after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.
According to reports, the driver of a vehicle struck the cyclist and immediately fled the scene without contacting authorities.
Medical personnel arrived and transported the bicyclist to a nearby hospital for further treatment. At this time, the name and current condition of the injured victim have not been released.
Moreover, police found debris from a maroon/burgundy colored semi-truck at the scene. A large portion of the roadway was temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.
Officials then urge anyone who has seen a maroon/burgundy semi-truck with front damage to call Boulder City Police at 702-486-4100. An active investigation is still underway and updates will be posted as soon as they become available.
A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a motor vehicle accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. If able, exchange particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash with photos. By practicing safe habits, you can help keep yourself and others around you safe.
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