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.