Man Fatally Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Canoga Park

CANOGA PARK (CBS) — Los Angeles police Saturday were looking for a driver of a white pickup truck that fatally struck a man in Canoga Park.

The accident, which killed a 52-year-old man, was reported about 11:15 p.m. Friday on Saticoy at Jordan Avenue, according to police.

According to authorities, the suspect may have been driving a white or light-colored Dodge Durango or a Toyota Tacoma fitted with a camper shell.

The victim, whose name has not been released, was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with more information is asked to contact Sgt. Gabriel Modrell at (818) 644-8010 or (877) LAPD-24-7.

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