Police searching for car after fatal hit-and-run on the Crosstown

Police searching for car after fatal hit-and-run on the Crosstown
Source: Live 5 News
Source: Live 5 News

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Investigators are searching for a car following a hit-and-run on the Crosstown that left one person dead Monday night.

Charleston police officials say the vehicle sought is a dark colored, full size sedan.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Consolidated Dispatch at 843-743-7200 and ask for the on-duty CPD detective.

According to CPD officials, northbound lanes on the Crosstown at Coming Street, where the incident occurred, is closed as crews work the scene.

Traffic is being re-routed around the incident scene.

The victim was transported to the Medical University of South Carolina.

According to CPD officials, the hit-and-run happened around 7:30 p.m.

Police and EMS crews are on scene.

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