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Police Searching For Suspect In Deadly Hit-And-Run Friday In Reseda

RESEDA (CBSLA) -  An 85-year-old pedestrian was killed Friday in a hit-and-run collision in Reseda.

Driver Arrested In Reseda Hit-And-Run Which Killed 85-Year-Old Man
At the scene of a hit-and-run crash in Reseda, Calif., on Dec. 10, 2021, which left a man dead. (CBSLA)

The hit-and-run was reported about 3 p.m. in the area of Saticoy Street and Garden Grove Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Police said a white four-door, possibly a newer model Hyundai Accent, was traveling eastbound on Saticoy Street and struck the pedestrian in the middle of the block. The driver then drove away from the collision eastbound on Saticoy Street without identifying themselves or attempting to render aid to the victim.

The pedestrian was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His name has not been released pending notification of next-of-kin.

A reward of up to $50,000 is available for anyone providing information leading to the offender's identification, apprehension, and conviction.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Det. Buenaventura of LAPD's Valley Traffic Division at 818-644-8035 or 33216@lapd.online.

Callers who wish to remain anonymous should call the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit www.lacrimestoppers.org.

(© Copyright 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. City News Service contributed to this report.)

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