Rock Springs Police investigate hit-and-run incident


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ROCK SPRINGS, WYOMING — According to the Rock Springs Police Department Facebook page, during the early morning hours of Jan. 14, 2023, RSPD Officers responded to the area of 117 Elk Street for a reported hit-and-run crash.


The suspect vehicle crashed into the power pole, knocking it over and also causing a brief power outage in the area. The suspect vehicle fled the scene prior to police arrival. The suspect vehicle is believed to be a newer Black Ford Truck, based on debris left on the scene. Officers are collecting video surveillance in the area to get a better identity of the truck. In the meantime, if anyone has any information that relates to the case you can call RSPD and reference case number R23-00822.