Man in his 20s dead after hit and run in Pickering, police say
Call came in around 12:30 a.m. near Altona and Taunton roads
Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit and run that killed a man in his 20s in Pickering early Saturday.
Durham Regional Police were called to the scene at Altona and Taunton roads around 12:30 a.m.
The man was walking along the shoulder of the road, according to Sgt. Rob Williamson.
He died at the scene.
Police say the vehicle involved fled the scene. However, a witness to the accident stayed on scene, Williamson said.
The investigation is still ongoing.
Traffic Services Branch Investigators are searching for a vehicle that fled a fatal scene at Altona Road and Taunton Road in Pickering. Male in his 20s was located past midnight and pronounced dead. More info to follow. Roads closed in area. <a href="https://t.co/uTSzh2siFM">pic.twitter.com/uTSzh2siFM</a>—@DRPS