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Driver Still Sought In Fatal Hit & Run

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roadway2 Driver Still Sought In Fatal Hit & Run

Authorities continue to search for a woman who fled the scene of a fatal accident in the early morning hours yesterday.

NHP reports the crash happened on I-15 near Blue Diamond Road.  Investigators say a BMW traveling at a high rate of speed rear-ended a pickup truck on the southbound freeway, causing it to go off the road and roll over.  Troopers say the BMW then hit a sport utility vehicle, which rolled over.  A passenger in the SUV was ejected, and later died at University Medical Center.  The BMW driver fled the scene and left the car behind. 

Southbound I-15 was closed to traffic for several hours Tuesday morning.  If you can provide any infomation that may be of assistance, call Metro Crimestoppers at (702) 385 – 5555.

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