Gravel pit rescue caught on camera by Action News
A man fell into a gravel pit after trying to walk away from a crash in the southwest part of the Valley.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A man fell into a gravel pit after trying to walk away from a crash in the southwest part of the Valley.
It happened just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday near Twain Avenue and Tenaya Way.
Las Vegas police said the man crashed into a wall and into an extension of a nearby home. That's when they said he got out of the vehicle and fled the scene.
As he fled, he fell approximately 30-feet into a large gravel pit.
Action News captured video of the rescue taking place, which took about an hour.
Police are now investigating what lead to the crash.
The man's condition is unknown at this time.
Action News will post more information as it becomes available.