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Reno Police Department responded to a report of a report of a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident near 17th and Virginia St, shortly before midnight on Saturday.
When RPD arrived it was reported that the vehicle left the scene. Witnesses provided a description of the vehicle and shortly after it was located.
The pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries and is in critical condition.
RPD's Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating and speed does not appear to be a factor.
Anyone with information regarding the accident is asked to call RPD's Traffic Investigations section at 334 2141.