Driver flees after deadly hit-run on SE McLoughlin

Crime

Crash happened near Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard shortly before 10 a.m.

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A driver is being sought after allegedly hitting and killing a pedestrian in Southeast Portland.

The pedestrian was struck near Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard shortly before 10 a.m. Police say the victim was dead at the scene.

Police are currently searching for the suspected driver in the neighborhood around SE McLoughlin Boulevard and Southeast Holgate Boulevard. The suspect reportedly left the scene on foot and is described as a shirtless man with long hair in a bun on the top of his head.

Anyone who sees a man matching this description, especially if they are attempting to hide or are acting suspicious, is urged to call 911.

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