Blood test results pending for hit and run suspect

Jerome Urban mugshot

SANTA FE (KRQE) – Investigators in Santa Fe are waiting to see if a suspect was under the influence when he ran over a 5-year-old girl and took off.

It happened last night near Vista de Cristo and Alameda Street.

Deputies say 27-year-old Jerome Urban was backing out of a driveway when the right front tire of his vehicle hit the girl, breaking her leg, he then fled the scene.

Deputies suspect Urban was under the influence of drugs at the time.

Urban who later returned to the scene submitted to a blood test

Those results are now pending. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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