DETROIT – Detroit police are searching for a driver who allegedly struck a 55-year-old man on the city's west side and left the scene.
Police said the incident happened around 7:05 p.m. Saturday near West McNichols Road and Rutherford Street. A light blue 2005-2009 Ford Mustang convertible with a tan or brown top was traveling west on McNichols Road when it hit a 55-year-old man as he crossed the road on foot, police said.
After the incident, the car continued traveling on McNichols Road, officials said.
The 55-year-old man was killed by the impact.
Police released video of the vehicle they believe was involved in the incident. They said the Mustang will have front-end damage.
Anyone who has information on the case is asked to call the Detroit Police Fatal Squad unit at 313-596-2280 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.