Driver wanted after man in wheelchair hit, killed while crossing street

- Police are asking for the public's help locating a driver that left the scene of an accident earlier this week. A man in a motorized wheelchair was hit by a car and killed, and the driver fled the scene.

Police say the 60-year-old man was crossing the street at Livernois Avenue and Lyndon Street Tuesday around 6:20 p.m. when he was hit. Police have not yet named the victim.

Police say the vehicle is a dark-blue Dodge Durango with the license plate # CMN 3238. The suspect is a black male.

Police have released surveillance footage of the accidents in hope of someone recognizing the vehicle or the driver.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit police at 313-596-2280 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.


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