Nev. trooper critically injured, suspect dead after pursuit

Trooper Micah May was laying stop sticks when he was hit by the suspect’s car, police said

By Suzie Ziegler 

LAS VEGAS — Trooper Micah May of the Nevada Highway Patrol is in critical condition after he was struck Tuesday during a pursuit. 

According to KSNV, May was deploying stop sticks along the highway when a carjacking suspect hit him. Officers shot and killed the suspect – who was not immediately identified – after the collision. 

May was airlifted to a hospital where he was reported in critical condition Wednesday morning. 

The Injured Police Officers Fund (IPOF) is accepting donations for May’s family here.

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