News: Ford strikes box truck, occupants flee scene on US 95

LAS VEGAS, NV – The driver of a Ford involved in a collision Tuesday morning fled the scene of the accident, reports Fox 5 Vegas.

Around 8 a.m., a Ford Focus changed lanes and hit the back right of the box truck with it’s front left side, causing the truck to rotate clockwise with the Ford still embedded in it. The Ford eventually got stuck underneath it.

The vehicles came to a stop on the shoulder, at which point the driver of the Focus exited the vehicle and fled the scene on foot. First responders transported the driver of the box truck to Sunrise Hospital with minor injuries.

Investigators are still trying to find the driver and they encourage anyone with information concerning their whereabouts to contact law enforcement. .

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