Seriously injured hit-and-run victim left with tire tracks across T-shirt

(Photo: Wheat Ridge Police Department)

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a man in a Wheat Ridge grocery store parking lot on Monday.

The man was run over after he got out of his car in the Safeway parking lot at 3900 Wadsworth Blvd. at about 3 p.m. Monday, the Wheat Ridge Police Department said.

The suspect was in a light-colored SUV and drove off at a high rate of speed, police said.

Investigators released a photo of the victim’s shirt, which shows a tire track across the chest and abdomen area.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call police at 303-237-2220.