Scooter rider hurt in hit-and-run crash near City Park

A scooter rider was seriously injured after a hit-and-run accident near City Park in Denver on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

A scooter rider was seriously injured after a hit-and-run accident near City Park in Denver on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

DENVER — Police were looking for a white Mazda and its driver who is accused in a hit-and-run crash that injured a scooter rider Tuesday night.

The collision happened at East 17th Avenue and Race Street not far from Denver City Park.

Officers say the scooter rider went to the hospital with serious injuries.

The only description of the run vehicle was that it was a white Mazda 3 scene leaving northbound on Race.