One Pronounced Dead after Bicycle Hit-and-Run Accident near Peckham Lane

RENO, NV (March 20, 2023) – Early Thursday morning, one bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run collision on Airway Drive.

Authorities responded to the scene around 3:00 a.m., near Peckman Lane on February 23rd.

First responders located an unconscious victim and a damaged bicycle on the road. Per reports, the driver of an eastbound vehicle struck the cyclist and immediately fled the scene.

Despite life-saving efforts, paramedics pronounced the bicyclist dead at the scene.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Meanwhile, the suspect driver remains at large.

Reno police urge anyone who has further information to call them at 775-334-2677. Witnesses can also contact secret witness at 775-322-4900, or by texting the tip to 847411(TIP) keyword – SW.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength through the memories of your loved one.

Losing a loved one in a bicycle accident is always traumatic and affects all aspects of life for those left behind. At Sweet James, they understand what you and your family are going through and they are here to help. With their extensive experience in the legal field, they know what it takes to win your case. They have dealt with a variety of cases including personal injury, wrongful death. Contact their offices by calling (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced legal professional in your area. For your convenience, they are also available 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week through email, text message, and online chat. For more accident news, click here.

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