SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A 24-year-old Sacramento native has died after being hit by a car in Reno over the weekend.
Police say Alex Trussell moved to Reno to go to college.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: When Could You See Another Economic Relief Payment?
Saturday night, Trussell was fatally struck by a car near the University of Nevada-Reno campus.READ MORE: Third Stimulus Check: Why Your Next Relief Payment May Not Be $1,400
Police arrested 26-year-old Brian Pippen, also from Sacramento. Officers believe he struck Trussell with his car and took off before later being taken into custody.MORE NEWS: Police Warn Of Fake Jewelry Scammer Roaming Woodland, Yolo County
Pippen is facing felony hit and run charges and additional charges could be filed related to Trussell’s death, according to officers.