MIAMI (CBSMiami)- A man was hit and killed by a semi-tractor trailer on Monday morning in West Miami-Dade and police are searching for the driver responsible.
Arturo Martin, 62, was fatally struck by the tractor trailer at the intersection of NW 36 street and NW 72 Avenue.READ MORE: Florida Man Accused Of Starving Dogs To Death Inside Abandoned Home
Police said the driver fled east bound on NW 36 St and never stopped to check on Martin.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 7,128 Additional Cases, 129 New Deaths Reported Wednesday
According to authorities, the color of the tractor is unknown, but the trailer is said to be white and red with the word ‘Logistics’ written on the side.MORE NEWS: Tamarac Fire Rescue Capt. Urges People To Know The Signs Of Heart Disease After Undergoing Life Saving Surgery
Anyone with information on this incident, is asked to contact Miami-Dade Police Department Traffic Homicide Detective M.J. Martinez at (305)-471-2425 or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Miami-Dade County Crime Stoppers at (305)-471-TIPS (8477).