Fatal hit and run in Kochinda

A car hit a man walking on a road in Kochinda, Yaese Town at 10:20 p.m. on Nov. 16 and sped away without stopping.

The victim was taken to a hospital, but he was seriously injured and in a cardiopulmonary arrest and died shortly after arrival.

Itoman Police are investigating the case as a criminal case of hit-and-run.

According to police, the victim seems to be about 70 years old. The police are still trying to determine the man’s identity.