Driver hits Sparks skateboarder; injuries not life-threatening

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SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO)-- A 19-year-old skateboarder was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening after being hit by a driver Wednesday night in west Sparks.

The scene of a crash on Rock Boulevard where a car hit a skateboarder. Photo by Max Sandoval/KOLO.

The crash happened about 6:38 p.m. February 21, 2018 at Rock Boulevard and Gault Way. The driver of a small car told the Sparks Police Department she was heading south on Rock Boulevard and did not see the skateboarder before she hit him.

The investigation continues.

Police ask anyone with information about the incident call Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or dispatch at 775-353-2231 or go to