PHOENIX -- A former Phoenix firefighter was sentenced to 45 days in jail and 3 years probation for a hit and run in 2011.
Mark Nehrenz pleaded guilty to 1 count of endangerment and 1 misdemeanor count of DUI.
He hit a teenager with his pickup truck and left the scene.
Police said the teen was hit near 19th Avenue and Union Hills Drive. According to court paperwork, he was rollerblading in a crosswalk at the time.
Nehrenz left the scene but was followed by a witness. Officers found him a short time later and took him into custody.
The teen suffered a fractured hip.
Nehrenz was with the Phoenix Fire Department for nearly 34 years.