Man sought by police after Lethbridge hit-and-run leaves victim in serious condition

An arrest warrant has been issued in connection to a Lethbridge hit-and-run that sent a man to hospital in serious condition.

Dylan Ivan Sokol, 24, has been charged with dangerous driving causing bodily harm, operating a motor vehicle while prohibited and causing an accident resulting in bodily harm.

The charges come after a 37-year-old man was admitted to Chinook Regional Hospital with injuries sustained in a hit-and-run on Aug. 12, the Lethbridge Police Service said in a news release.

The man had pulled over after an altercation with another driver, who was in a red Volkswagen Jetta, at the intersection of 10th Street N. and Third Avenue N.

Police said the ensuing confrontation led to the victim being run over in the street.

Anyone with information about Sokol’s whereabouts is asked to call police at 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.p3tips.com.

Crime Stoppers will offer compensation for information leading to an arrest, police said.

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