DENVER – Police said Wednesday they are looking for the driver of a black pickup truck who is believed to have met a person driving a scooter near downtown Denver on Tuesday night and then escaped the scene .
The crash occurred sometime around 9 p.m. near the intersection of W. Colfax Ave. and Court Place. Denver police said the scooter driver hit had been taken to hospital for a head injury assessment. Officials have not provided an update on the person’s injuries.
Heads Up: Officials are investigating a crash at Court Pl / W. Colfax Ave. with a driver on the run and one person driving a stand-up electric scooter. The scooter driver was taken to hospital for a head injury assessment. pic.twitter.com/JGaL9NSd6Z
– Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) April 21, 2021
Denver Police released a picture of the suspicious vehicle and a person believed to have been driving it. The pickup appears to be a Chevrolet Silverado cab, and the man wore pants, a white hoodie or long-sleeved shirt and black vest.
Anyone with information and the suspicious vehicle or driver is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.