DIAMOND SPRINGS (CBS13) – A person was hit and killed by a car that took off from the scene near Diamond Springs early Wednesday morning.
The scene was along Missouri Flat Road, near Halyard Lane.READ MORE: Yolo County Launches Race-Blind Charging Program To Remove Biases From Criminal Justice System
California Highway Patrol’s Placerville office says an 87-year-old man was apparently crossing Missouri Flat Road a little before 6:30 a.m. when they were struck by a car. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Sacramento Man Suspected Of Shooting At Other Driver In Sutter County Road Rage Incident
The car, only described as a dark-colored sedan, was last seen heading northbound on Missouri Flat Road.
No details about the person killed have been released.MORE NEWS: Future Of Lake Tahoe's Clarity In Question As Wildfires Worsen
Anyone with information relevant to the investigation is asked to contact detectives at (530) 622-1110.