Deadly hit-and-run crash under investigation south of downtown Colorado Springs

Deadly hit-and-run crash in Colorado Springs on 11/13/19.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police are searching for the driver who left a man to die after hitting him just south of downtown Colorado Springs Wednesday night.

The hit-and-run was reported at South Nevada Avenue and Motor Way at about 7:48 at night. The intersection is just south of I-25.

The pedestrian was reportedly crossing Nevada when he was hit by a southbound vehicle. Police were only able to describe the suspect's vehicle as a dark-colored SUV.

The person who was hit and killed was not publicly identified as of Wednesday night. This marks the 39th deadly crash on Colorado Springs roads in 2019.

If you have any information on this crime, you're asked to call 719-444-7000.

As more information is released, we will update this article.