SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) – Authorities are searching for a driver who struck and killed a man in Santa Monica early Monday morning.
The hit-and-run wreck occurred in the 3100 block of Santa Monica Boulevard just after 1 a.m.READ MORE: Dodgers Broadcaster Joe Davis Tests Positive For COVID-19
Santa Monica police officers responded to find the man injured at the scene. He was taken to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, where he died. His name was not released.READ MORE: Brush Fire Blackens Nine Acres In Chatsworth
The suspect vehicle was described as a dark-colored newer sedan last seen driving east on Santa Monica Boulevard. It’s unclear if detectives have obtained any security video.
Anyone with information should call the police department at 310-458-8427.MORE NEWS: FDA Authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shots For Seniors And Others At High Risk
Santa Monica Boulevard was briefly shut down, but has since reopened.