Darnell Graham Dies in Las Vegas Bus Stop on East Desert Inn
LAS VEGAS, NV (May 17, 2020) – On May 8, 36-year-old Darnell Graham died in a pedestrian hit and run crash at a bus stop on East Desert Inn.
The Metro Police revealed that a hit-and-run driver struck three pedestrians, including Mr. Darnell.
According to detectives, the suspect is still at large. However, the driver left his 2004 Saturn Vue behind. The police also reported that the suspect was a man in his 20s.
Medical responders transported all three pedestrians to a hospital. Unfortunately, Darnell Graham of Las Vegas succumbed to his injuries at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center.
Meanwhile, police revealed that the two other pedestrians only sustained minor injuries.
Moreover, the authorities received a report of the crash at around 4:30 a.m. on East Desert Inn and La Canada Street, near Maryland Parkway.
Suspect of Saturn Due Still At Large
The Saturn was traveling west on Desert Inn when it swerved onto the wrong-way traffic. The vehicle then hit a curb and crashed onto a sidewalk.
The Saturn then crashed onto a brick wall, spun and knocked down a pole before crashing into the victims on the sidewalk.
The driver then went out of the vehicle and came near the pedestrians. However, he escaped the scenes after noticing the pedestrians sustained injuries.
Meanwhile, the authorities encourage anyone with additional information regarding the crash to contact Metro at 702-828-3595. For anonymous tipsters, they can call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or crimestoppersofnv.com.
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