Police Hunt Driver In Hit-And-Run That Killed 92-Year-Old

RESEDA (CBS) —  Police are on the hunt for the driver who fatally struck a 92-year-old man in Reseda Sunday.

Jafar Amirshahidi was struck on westbound Victory Boulevard near Reseda Boulevard shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday and died at a hospital, according to officers with the Valley Traffic Division.

Amirshahidi lived nearby the accident scene.

The suspect vehicle was described as a dark-colored four-door sedan that turned onto northbound Reseda Boulevard

Anyone with more information was asked to call the Valley Traffic Division at (818) 644-8116 or (818) 644-8021.

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