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Driver flees SUV crash, leaving injured passenger

  • Published Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at 12:54 p.m.

The driver of an SUV that crashed on East Kellogg early Saturday morning left a seriously injured passenger trapped in the vehicle and fled the scene, police said.

Sgt. Jim Pinegar said the accident happened near Kellogg and Oliver at 6 a.m. Police and EMS found the passenger in the right front seat of a 2012 Suzuki, and had to cut him out.

The passenger suffered a broken femur, arm, pelvis and ankle and was taken to a hospital, Pinegar said.

The driver was gone when officers arrived.

Fred Mann

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