Video Shows Deadly Hit and Run Crash on Columbus Blvd in Philly
Police are trying to find the driver of a car that killed a man in a hit-and-run crash that happened in South Philadelphia Saturday night.
The incident happened at approximately 9:05 p.m. on the 1800 block of South Christopher Columbus Boulevard.
Police were called to the scene when a passerby noticed a man lying in the highway.
The man was suffering from a broken leg and head trauma. He was rushed to Jefferson Hospital where he was initially listed in critical condition but later passed away at approximately 11:20 p.m.
Police say they found vehicle debris at the scene that came from a dark gray-colored vehicle, possibly a Toyota.
Police observed vehicle debris at the scene that came from a dark gray-colored vehicle, possibly a Toyota. There is no further information at this time.
The incident remains under investigation.
Anyone with information on what may have happened on the scene is encouraged to call the Accident Investigation Division at 215-685-3181 or call or text the tip line at 215-686-TIPS (8477).
Here is a police video of the seconds leading up to Saturday's deadly hit and run crash.