Driver Of Cadillac Escalade Sought In Deadly Hit-And-Run In Willowbrook

WILLOWBROOK (CBS) — A search continued Sunday for a hit and run driver who police say fatally struck a 38-year-old man and critically injured a 7-year-old girl.

The victims were struck in a crosswalk on Santa Ana Boulevard at Watts Avenue in Willowbrook on Friday night.

Police described the suspect vehicle as a pearl white Cadillac Escalade with front-end damage and a missing Cadillac emblem.

Witnesses told authorities the driver was a heavy-set Latino male with short hair and a goatee.

He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt with a noticeable gold chain necklace, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact authorities at (310) 516-3355.

» Man Killed And Girl, 7, Critical In Hit-And-Run

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