Why would someone hit a child with their car and just run? Why not help them up?
(LAS VEGAS, KXNT)–Metro Police say “we have some pretty good leads right now” as they continue to search for the dirver and car involved in a hit and run that left a 6 year old girl critically injured Halloween night.
Sergeant Richard Strader told KXNT Tuesday morning that investigators have been reviewing hotline calls received from the public since the incident last Thursday night around 7:30 when the child was struck while crossing Peace Way. The general area is Peace and Ft. Apache on the west side of Las Vegas.
The driver fled the scene in what was believed to be a silver or blue, 4-door VW Jetta.
Eyewitnesses indicated the driver was a man in his 20’s, possibly Hispanic. Bystanders helped the girl after she was hit and restored her vital signs before paramedics arrived. Police say the family was in an unmarked crosswalk and headed to a Halloween event at a church…
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