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Reno Police seek blue SUV in hit and run

Reno Police investigate a hit and run crash on Kietzke Lane that seriously injured a pedestrian.
Reno Police investigate a hit and run crash on Kietzke Lane that seriously injured a pedestrian.(Dan Pyke/KOLO)
Published: Nov. 30, 2020 at 11:23 PM PST|Updated: Dec. 1, 2020 at 8:19 PM PST
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE, DEC. 1: Secret Witness is offering a $750 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case. After reviewing surveillance video in the area, investigators say they are now looking for a metallic blue SUV.

Anyone having information relating to this crime, the suspect vehicle, or the suspect should call the Reno Police Department at 775-334-2141, Secret Witness at 322-4900, or text your tip to 847411 (TIP 411) Keyword - SW.

ORIGINAL STORY: Investigators are looking for the car involved in a hit and run crash near the former DMV office in Reno. Police say a 32-year-old man crossing Kietzke Lane was hit by a vehicle just after 9:30 Monday night. The driver then took off. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries.

According to Reno Police, the vehicle involved was a blue sedan, which will have front end damage from the crash, but no other details are known at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the Reno Police Department.

Kietzke Lane reopened at about 12:45 Tuesday morning.

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