A man was found lying in the street after an apparent hit-and-run Tuesday morning on Harmon Avenue, according to Las Vegas police.
A passing Nevada Highway Patrol trooper spotted the man at 1:37 a.m. on Harmon, east of Wynn Road, Metropolitan Police Lt. C.J. Jenkins said.
Evidence at the scene indicated that the pedestrian was pushing a shopping cart near the south curb and was hit by a vehicle traveling east on Harmon Avenue, a news release said.
He was taken to University Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, the release said.
Anyone with information is urged to call Metro’s Collision Investigation Section at 702-828-3317 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.
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