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Police: Teen found near Goldsboro highway victim of hit-and-run

Posted September 14, 2010 11:09 a.m. EDT
Updated September 14, 2010 11:18 a.m. EDT

— Police said Tuesday that a teen found injured early Sunday along U.S. Highway 117 was the victim of a hit-and-run.

Carlos Ivan Carrizales-Carrizales, 17, of Mount Olive, was found with head trauma along the highway and was taken to Pitt Memorial Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. His condition was unknown Tuesday.

Investigators said he was struck between 2:30 and 3 a.m. Sunday, and they are looking for a light-colored, full-size, four-door GMC-style pickup truck in the case.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Goldsboro Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255 or send a text message to Crime Stoppers at 919-273-6585.