SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department are seeking an individual who is wanted for a fatal hit-and-run that occurred on Saturday, November 13 just after 8:05 p.m.
The SMPD’s Major Accident Response Team (MART) were summoned to 10th Street and Pico Boulevard after receiving reports of a crash involving a male pedestrian crossing the street, when he was struck by a vehicle that immediately fled the scene.
A second vehicle hit the victim when he was down on the roadway. That vehicle stopped
to assist, and the driver cooperated with investigators. The unidentified male victim believed to be in his 50s, was pronounced on scene by Santa Monica Fire personnel.
The suspect vehicle is possibly a white Dodge Challenger (or similar) with red racing stripes over the hood. The vehicle was last seen traveling eastbound on Pico Boulevard after the collision.
Anyone with any details pertaining to this incident is asked to contact
Investigator Evan Raleigh at 310-458-8954 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Watch
Commander (24 hours) at 310-458-8461.
Written By Christianne McCormick and Donald Roberts