13-Year-Old Pedestrian Hospitalized after Collision near Hoot Owl Way

SPARKS, NV (August 25, 2022) – Saturday afternoon, a 13-year-old was struck and injured in a pedestrian accident on Wingfield Hills Road.

The collision happened around 1:46 p.m., near Hoot Owl Way on August 6th.

Nevada State Patrol said the circumstances surrounding the incident are still unknown. However, one 13-year-old pedestrian sustained non life-threatening injuries.

No further details about the victim’s name and condition are available as of the moment. Meanwhile, officials said the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

Sparks Police officers ruled out impairment as a factor in the collision. At this time, an active investigation into the pedestrian accident on Wingfield Hills Road is underway. Once available, further details will be provided.

Whether you are a driver or a pedestrian, you can help make our roads safer by following all traffic laws and the conditions of the road. If you’re driving, avoid distractions and look out for pedestrians. If you’re a pedestrian, cross at designated crosswalks or intersections. Remember that disregarding traffic laws and engaging in unsafe driving habits can easily lead to a dangerous collision.

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