Fatal Hit and Run in Superior

By KBJR News 1

Fatal Hit and Run in Superior

August 18, 2012 Updated Aug 18, 2012 at 6:54 PM CDT

A 61 year old Superior man has died after a hit and run Friday night left him seriously injured.

Superior Police say they responded to a report of a hit and run at 9:30 Friday night at the intersection of Broadway and Hughitt.

Witnesses to the accident describe the car that hit the man as a dark colored four door sedan, similar to a mid 1990's Lincoln Continental.

The driver did not stop after hitting the pedestrian, and continued westbound on Broadway before turning southbound onto Banks Avenue.

Police say the suspects car is likely to have damage to the grill, hood, and possibly windshield.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Superior Police Department tipline at 715-395-7468.

The name of the man who died as a result of his injuries is not being released, pending notification of his family.