MIAMI (CBSMiami) – City of Miami Police said a man riding a scooter was killed in hit-and-run accident early Saturday morning.READ MORE: CBS4 Investigates: Smugglers Trying To Cash In On COVID Pandemic
According to police, the driver of the scooter was at 1 West Flagler Street when a Mazda ran a red light and struck him at around 1:50 a.m.
Police said the man was knocked off of the scooter and onto the trunk of the 4-door sedan.
The man reportedly remained on the trunk of the Mazda until it turned to go onto the on ramp of I-95, where the victim fell off the trunk onto the street.READ MORE: ‘Lived Her Life Fiercely’: Hundreds Gather At Miami Dade College For Wake Remembering Congresswoman Carrie Meek
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Miami Police are looking for a silver or gray colored Mazda 4-door sedan, year unknown at this time, with tinted windows.
The vehicle should have front-end, windshield, trunk and under carriage damage.
Authorities have not released the name of the victim.MORE NEWS: Fourth Day Of Jury Deliberations In Dayonte Resiles Murder Trial Ends With No Verdict
If you have any information, you are urged to contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-8477 (TIPS).