DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police are investigating a hit-and-run involving a man in a wheelchair that prompted a Medina Alert.
According to police, the hit-and-run occurred near 38th Avenue and Federal Boulevard just before 3:30 p.m.READ MORE: Trevor Woodruff Identified As Suspect In Deadly Shooting Outside Of Walgreens
Police said on Twitter that the victim was rushed to a local hospital. He’s expected to survive.READ MORE: Maize In The City, Colorado Family Tradition, Opens For A New Year
Police are searching for the suspect vehicle, described as a dark SUV. Police later found an SUV but it turned out not to be involved.
Southbound Federal had to be closed and northbound was down to one lane at 38th for the investigation.MORE NEWS: Colorado Task Force 1 No Longer On Alert Amid Intensifying Hurricane Sam
Anybody with more information about the crash is asked to call police.