Hurricane Police Seek Suspect Vehicle After Man Hit, Killed In Road
Mar 21, 2021, 1:05 PM
HURRICANE, Utah – Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down a vehicle after a man was reportedly hit and killed in the road.
The incident happened at approximately 1:20 a.m. Sunday on State Street.
According to the Hurricane Police Department, officers responded to a welfare check in the area of 500 North and State Street shortly after 1:15 a.m.
Police were told a man was in the road “acting strangely” and had nearly been hit by a vehicle
As officers were investigating, a 22-year-old man was hit nearby. Hurricane police said the vehicle – a light colored truck or SUV – continued driving south on State Street and didn’t return to the scene.
Responding police attempted life-safe measures. The individual was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased, officials said.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Hurricane Police Department at 435-627-4999.