Hit-and-run in Pueblo leaves man dead, police say

Posted at 5:37 PM, Apr 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-15 19:37:52-04

PUEBLO, Colo. – A man was left to die on the road after a driver ran him over and left the scene of the crime early Sunday, a spokesperson for the Pueblo Police Department said.

Officers were sent to the 3900 block of Azalea Street on reports that a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

When officers arrived, they found a Hispanic man, approximately 35-years-old, dead on the roadway.

The suspect vehicle is described as a white or light colored 4-door sedan. The investigation into the hit-and-run is still ongoing.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, you are urged to submit a tip by calling the Pueblo Crime Stoppers at (719) 542-7867. If your information leads to a felony arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.