How do North Dakota law enforcement agents identify drivers involved in hit-and-run car accidents? In a particular case from a recent accident, they are requesting help from the public as they track down the driver of a truck who caused a fatality. In similar types of car accidents, police could rely on traffic cameras, other technology and witness reports.
In this particular car accident, the victim was a man who had accidentally run his vehicle off the road and was stuck in a swampy area. At that point, he left his vehicle and was walking along the roadway as he was trying to attract a passing motorist for assistance. North Dakota police belive that he was standing in the road when he was hit by a semi-truck. After hitting the pedestrian, the truck left the scene of the accident.