DES MOINES, Iowa — Des Moines police are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash on Thanksgiving night.
The hit-and-run happened just after 9 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of SE 14th Street and Watrous Avenue. First responders found a man in critical condition. He was transported to a hospital and later died.
Police say a dark-colored SUV (pictured below) hit the man and then left the scene. The vehicle was last seen driving north on SE 14th Street. Investigators believe it could have front-end damage and a broken headlight.
If you have information about the crash, call Des Moines police at 515-283-4811.