Person hit by 2 cars, tries to carjack pickup truck

DENVER - Denver Police are investigating after a person was hit by a car in Denver Friday morning.

According to police, the incident happened at 6th Avenue and Federal Boulevard.

A man was walking on 6th Avenue in the eastbound lanes and got hit by a car.

He got up, crossed the median and got hit by another car going westbound.

This caused traffic to come to a stop.

The man got up and tried to carjack the driver of a pickup truck. The man was unable to take the truck, so he jumped into the bed of the truck, unbeknownst to the driver.

The pickup driver drove away with the man in the bed of the truck. Other drivers started honking at the driver and the driver stopped.

The man fell out of the truck and was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

There are no known closures at this time.

 

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