Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver on Highway 184 in Lamont
LAMONT, CA (February 16, 2021) – One person died in a hit-and-run accident on Highway 184 south of Di Giorgio Road early Tuesday morning.
The California Highway Patrol believed the accident happened before 2:45 a.m. The pedestrian was only located at around 6:40 a.m. by passersby.
Officers determined the pedestrian was pulling a metal dolly loaded with personal belongings when a vehicle struck him. The driver did not stop to render aid after the crash.
The pedestrian died at the scene.
There is no vehicle or suspect description at this time. Anyone with information about this hit-and-run is urged to call the department at 661-396-6600.
We would like to express our condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
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