70-year-old man injured in Stead hit-and-run has died

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Published: Nov. 13, 2022 at 11:32 AM PST|Updated: Nov. 30, 2022 at 5:51 PM PST
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - NOV. 30 UPDATE: A 70-year-old man injured in a Nov. 13 hit-and-run in Stead died Nov. 25, the Reno Police Department said Wednesday.

Police have not yet released the identity of the pedestrian.

Police believe he was hit by a dark metallic gray GMC or Chevrolet full-size sports utility vehicle from the early 2000s. It should have passenger-side mirror damage after hitting the pedestrian, police said.

It happened about 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 13 on Stead Boulevard south of Lear Boulevard.

Anyone with information is urged to call police at 775-657-4503 or call or text Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or go to secretwitness.com.

ORIGINAL STORY: A 70-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries early Sunday after being hit in a road in Stead by a vehicle that left the scene, the Reno Police Department said.

It happened about 3:30 a.m. as the man walked on Stead Boulevard south of Lear Boulevard.

It was dark as the northbound vehicle hit the man and left the scene without stopping or helping him, police said.

The man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police think the vehicle involved is a pickup truck or sports utility vehicle, believed to be a dark metallic gray.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 775-334-2141, call or text Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or go to secretwitness.com.