Hit and Run Driver Kills Man in Coachella
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CREATED Sep. 1, 2013
The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is looking for a driver who hit and killed a pedestrian Saturday night in Coachella.
Police say a 27-year-old man--- his name hasn't been released yet--- was crossing the street around 10:30 Saturday night when an unidentified driver hit the man.
It happened at the intersection of Harrison and Sixth street.
The man died at the scene, and the driver drove off before police arrived.
The coroner has not released the 27-year-old man's name yet.
Officers gave no description of the vehicle that struck and killed him.
If you have any information about this crime you are urged to call Coachella Traffic Investigators, or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously at 760-341-STOP.