The Cleveland Division of Police Accident Investigation Unit is currently investigating a hit-skip incident which occurred on January 3rd, 2015 at approximately 10:30pm and resulted in the death of a Cleveland man. Witnesses reported that a mid to larger sized SUV (possibly burnt orange or copper in color) struck the man as he walked on Denison Avenue near West 60th Street. The vehicle did not stop and continued Westbound on Denison Avenue. The victim was then struck by at least one other vehicle. He was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment of his injuries where he later died.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Accident Investigation Unit at 216-623-5290. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216-252-7463 or via text message: text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).