OKC Police Seek Driver In Hit-And-Run That Killed Pedestrian

Friday, December 19th 2014, 2:47 pm
By: News 9

Oklahoma City police are looking for a driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a pedestrian Thursday night.

According to police, officers responded to the report of an auto-pedestrian crash at S.W. 39th and Portland. The pedestrian, later identified as 40-year-old Lino Lopez, was killed after being hit by a pickup truck. 

However, police said the driver fled the scene following the crash.

According to police, the suspect was driving a 1999 Ford F-150 pickup truck that is possibly light in color. It's missing pieces from the front honeycomb style grill, including the Ford logo.

If you have any information, call the Oklahoma City Police Hit and Run Unit at (405)-297-1143.