Boy, 11, hurt in hit-and-run crash - 8 News NOW

Boy, 11, hurt in hit-and-run crash

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LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police investigated a hit-and-run crash near Eastern Avenue and Bonanza Road involving an 11-year-old child late Monday evening.

According to police, the crash happened at around 9:30 p.m. when a speeding red Honda, which was heading west on Bonanza, skidded several feet, jumped a curb and hit the child standing on the corner.

Police say the driver then left the scene of the crash.

The car, which might be stolen, was found near 23rd Street and Bonanza. The driver has not been found.

The boy was taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries. 

If you have information about the crash, call Metro police at 702-828-3595 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit them online. Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.


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