UPDATE, 5:42 P.M.: Murray Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the truck pictured below.
The accident occurred Friday evening at around 9:45 p.m. in the northbound lanes of 900 East at about 6300 South — just south of the crosswalk in front of Wheeler Farm, police said.
“The vehicle is described as a white, newer model, Nissan Frontier Truck with a roof rack. There may be front-end damage sustained from the incident,” Murray Police stated.
The driver was reportedly last seen heading northbound on 900 East. Police said it is possible that the driver is unaware of what was struck in the incident.
If you were in the area and recall anything about this incident or have any information, please contact Murray City Police Dispatch at 801-840-4000, and reference case number MR23-35447.
The identity of the victim has not been released at this time.
This is a developing story. Information is expected to change as more details become available. ABC4.com expects to update the story below.
On Sept. 29, at around 9:45 p.m., police said an auto-pedestrian accident happened near 900 East and 6300 South.
The pedestrian was reportedly south of a crosswalk in the northbound lanes when they were hit. Witnesses said that the driver, who fled the scene after the crash, was in a “newer model Nissan Frontier with a roof rack,” a press release states.
Witnesses also said the Nissan truck had a broken headlight on the passenger side that was due to the accident.
Murray Police are seeking to identify the driver and vehicle involved in the crash. The Critical Accident Reconstruction Team is also working on this incident.
“If anyone has any information on this vehicle, please contact Murray City Police Department at 801-840-4000 and reference case MR23-35447,” the release states.
Victim information has not yet been released.
No further information is available at this time.