Oro Valley police seek assistance in double case

Oro Valley police seek assistance in double case

CREATED Aug 6, 2012

Web Producer: Taylor Avey

ORO VALLEY, Ariz., (KGUN9-TV) - Oro Valley police need help solving two hit-and-run cases. 

A pedestrian was seriously injured during a hit-and-run incident that took place June 7 around 7:00 p.m. at the intersection of Tangerine Road and La Canada Road, according to Lt. Kara Riley from the Oro Valley Police Department. 

Witnesses from this incident describe the person fleeing the scene as a Caucasian male who was wearing a baseball cap and sunglasses. 

He was also seen driving a white Dodge or Ford, extended-cab pickup truck that featured a chrome grill.

Another Caucasian male was involved in a hit-and-run incident at the same intersection June 24 at approximately 7:30 a.m., according to Riley.   

The driver seriously injured a bicyclist before fleeing eastbound on Tangerine Road.  

Witnesses recall the man's vehicle as an old, white Suburban or pickup truck that featured a camper shell. 

They also say he had a white beard and white mustache. 

If you have any information about either hit-and-run incident, Oro Valley police ask that you call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.