Justin Ardagh, 25, Killed in Truckee DUI Hit-and-Run Crash Near Bridge and Jibboom
TRUCKEE, CA (April 19, 2021) – A DUI hit-and-run crash near Bridge and Jibboom streets killed Justin Ardagh in Truckee.
Police identified the 25-year-old Truckee man as the victim of the tragic accident last week on Wednesday night.
The incident happened on April 14 when Justin “Shuba” Ardagh was near the intersection of Bridge and Jibboom streets in Truckee. At the same time, Stephen Andrew Lally was driving a red Subaru sedan.
Stephen Lally, 32, Arrested
Firefighters along with the paramedics arrived at the scene and found the pedestrian left lying unconscious on the ground as a result of the crash. He suffered severe head injury upon impact.
Medical personnel rushed him to the Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, Nevada where he died. Meanwhile, police affirmed that Stephen Lally did not stop to render aid to the victim and fled the area.
They soon located and determined that he was under the influence of alcohol when he hit the man. Authorities arrested him on felony DUI and felony hit-and-run.
They took him into the Nevada County Jail and held him under a $75,000 bond. However, records showed that the suspect was free of bond as of Monday.
The Truckee DUI hit-and-run crash is still under investigation.
“Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above; nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.”
- Modesto Car Crash Carpenter Road Near Fulkerth Road - May 7, 2021
- Joshua Ramage Arrested DUI Hit-and-Run Crash Bakersfield - May 6, 2021
- CHP Motorcycle Officer Fresno Crash Ashlan Avenue McCall Avenue - May 6, 2021