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Scooter driver in critical condition after hit-and-run

Posted at 11:20 AM, Sep 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-18 21:12:43-04
A scooter driver is in critical condition after a hit-and-run at the intersection of 21st Street and Searles Avenue.
The incident occurred around 10:11 a.m. Sunday. Officials say a black Honda minivan hit the scooter driver after running through a stop sign while traveling southbound on 21st Street. The minivan then ran over the driver as it fled the scene.
The scooter driver was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.
Las Vegas police shut down the intersection to investigate the crash.
Anyone with information about the hit-and-run is urged to contact Las Vegas Police at 702-828-3595. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.