Child dies after hit and run in Adams County

Posted at 10:09 PM, Sep 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-12 00:09:36-04

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Police are on the hunt for a white SUV after a fatal hit and run in Adams County on Monday evening.

Colorado State Patrol said they rushed to the scene of 156th and Lipan where a young male was hit by a car just before 8 p.m.

First responders rushed the child, who has yet to be identified, to St. Anthony's Medical Center's unit for children and teens. The child succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

Now, police are searching for a white SUV that was seen leaving the area, however police have yet to release additional details.