Man arrested in connection with Taos Gorge Bridge hit and run

Juan Rodelas-Calzadillas is accused of mowing over a pedestrian near the Taos Gorge Bridge: http://krqe.com/2017/08/06/man-arrested-in-connection-with-taos-gorge-bridge-hit-and-run/

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.

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