September 1, 2015
RENO, NV - Reno police say a driver who hit a pedestrian Wednesday morning says the sun's glare got in the way of his vision just before the crash.
About 8AM, police say the driver was headed south on Wells Avenue when he turned right onto the I-80 onramp, hitting a man in a crosswalk. The driver is in critical condition at Renown.
Police say alcohol or other drugs do not appear to be factors.
The Reno Police Department Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) is investigating the collision. Anyone with information in regards to this case is urged to contact the Reno Police Department Traffic Division at 334-2141 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.
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