Reno, NV (April 24, 2019) – Police are currently searching for the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash with a bicyclist. Officials suspect that a silver four-door sedan was the vehicle involved in the collision.
The accident happened Wednesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of East Leonesio Dr and Dandini Blvd. Sources say that the cyclist was turning at the intersection, near the area of Sun Valley Blvd, and made contact with the vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle left the scene and is currently being pursued by authorities.
The identity or current condition of the cyclist has not been made public.
The investigation into this accident remains ongoing at this time.
We would like to send positive and healing thoughts to the injured cyclist and his or her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Vehicle Accidents in Nevada
In Nevada, there have been a reported 331 fatalities on the roadways in the year 2018.
This marks a noticeable increase of 6.4 percent from the previous year, which only had 311 deaths. Overall across the United States, the number of fatalities due to car accidents has decreased.
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