DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation shared an update to one of their own who was hit by a hit and run driver on Friday. They say he remains in critical condition at a hospital in Denver.
The crash happened near Sheridan Boulevard and 48th Avenue. CDOT says the crash did not happen in a work zone, but the employee was performing his job duties.
They say he was crossing the street in a crosswalk when the driver hit him after running a red light.
Police then issued a Medina Alert.
A woman, who hasn’t been identified by police, was arrested for careless driving resulting in injury of a vulnerable road user, running a red light and leaving the scene of a crash.