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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Comments (5)
  1. cranky landlord says:

    Just look for the guy driving the pickup of Latin decent.

  2. Robby Logan says:

    Incorrect headline – he was not struck by a hit and run driver, unless the driver had a previous hit and run which is unknown.
    In this instance, the driver did not become a hit-run driver until after he failed to stop after hitting the guy. No editors on weekends?

    1. Mike says:

      i suggest you recheck your statements. go back to your grammar and english instructor to re-teach you everything. i bet you had a very low sat score!

  3. ??? says:

    Robby L- r u bored?

  4. chase says:

    Just look for cranky landlord’s momma or poppa!

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