TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Deputies have arrested the driver accused of mowing over a pedestrian near the Taos Gorge Bridge.
The incident happened on Saturday around 12:30 p.m. A 74-year-old man from Texas was standing outside of his truck when he was hit by a passing car.
Taos County Deputies say that driver didn’t stop which prompted a manhunt.
Juan Rodelas-Calzadillas was arrested Sunday morning for the incident.
The name of the victim has not been released, but he was airlifted to UNMH and is in serious condition.