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Police search for hit-and-run suspect that critically injured a man Tuesday morning

May 24, 2022, 4:00 PM | Updated: May 25, 2022, 7:19 am
The car involved in the hit & run. (Credit: SLCPD)...
The car involved in the hit & run. (Credit: SLCPD)
(Credit: SLCPD)

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City police are searching for a driver who hit a car during a fight and left the scene on Tuesday morning.

According to the press release, a 50-year-old man is in critical condition after a truck hit his car head-on around 4400 West and California Avenue at 8 a.m.

Police believe that two drivers got into an argument, leading to one driver chasing the other in their cars.

During this chase, the truck driver hit the 50-year-old driver who was uninvolved in the argument and fled the scene.

He was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police did not release information on the truck driver.

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