LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Police Monday searched for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a man in Long Beach.
According to the Long Beach Police Department, officers were sent around 1:15 a.m. to the 3400 block of East 7th Street for report of a vehicle versus a pedestrian.READ MORE: LAPD Motorcycle Officer Taken To Hospital After Crash
Upon their arrival, authorities located an adult man lying in the roadway.READ MORE: 23-Year-Old Charged With Molesting Woman in Santa Ana Store
Paramedics pronounced the victim dead at the scene. His identity is being withheld pending family notification.
Detectives described the suspect vehicle as a 2006 or 2010 white Chrysler.MORE NEWS: Riverside Adds 419 New COVID-19 Cases, 12 Deaths; San Bernardino Reports 253 Cases, 22 Deaths
Officials have closed 7th Street between Redondo and Obispo avenues until further notice.