LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police have found the car that struck and critically injured a juvenile on the Fourth of July but they are still looking for the driver who left the scene of that crash.
The juvenile is hospitalized after being critically injured in the hit-and-run crash on Monday around 8:47 p.m.
The crash occurred in the 800 block of Miller Avenue, just west of Revere Street.
According to Metro police, witnesses said the juvenile was standing on the street in front of a home when a Chevrolet Cruze traveling westbound on Miller struck the juvenile and then fled the scene.
Vehicle parts found at the scene indicated the car was possibly a silver 2016-2017 Chevrolet Cruze and there may be damage to the driver’s side mirror. Police released this stock photo of a Chevy Cruz.
Police did not say where the vehicle was located but are urging anyone with information on the driver’s whereabouts to contact them.
Anyone with information on this crash is asked to contact Metro police department’s Collision Investigation Section at (702) 828-3786. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit crimestoppersofNV.com or use mobile app “P3.”