Police Need Help Identifying Driver Of A Fatal Hit And Run
Omaha, NE - Nearly one hour after a pedestrian was hit by a car and rushed to the hospital, another pedestrian was hit by a car just three miles away.
According to police, just before 10 pm, a car hit a man walking in the curb lane of south 24th and J street. The car then left the scene. The pedestrian was taken to UNMC where he was pronounced dead.
The car is described as a dark cream or light tan older model Toyota or Honda civic. The car was driven by a man wearing a hat. Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information to call 402-444-5627 or Crime Stoppers at 402-444-STOP.
Police have not released the identity of the deceased pedestrian.