Pedestrian fatally struck by hit-and-run driver in Oakland

April 26, 2014 2:58:10 PM PDT
A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision in Oakland's Temescal neighborhood Saturday morning, a police officer said.

The male victim was walking in the 5000 block of Telegraph Avenue around 7:35 a.m. when he was struck, according to Oakland police Officer K. Quintela.

The suspect vehicle fled the scene and has not been located, she said.

Emergency responders transported the victim to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No suspect description was available.

Anyone with information about the deadly collision may call police at (510) 238-3426 or Crime Stoppers at (510) 777-8570.