PD: Man dies after hit-and-run near 35th Avenue and Bethany Home Road

PHOENIX - A 72-year-old pedestrian has died after being hit by a vehicle Saturday evening in west Phoenix.

The driver did not stay on scene, according to police. The hit-and-run occurred near Bethany Home Road and 35th Avenue around 6 p.m. 

Police said the man was found lying in the middle of the road. He was taken to the hospital, where the staff said his injuries were consistent with being hit by a vehicle. 

Police are asking for the public's help locating the suspect of this hit-and-run. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS, or for Spanish 480-TESTIGO. Callers may remain anonymous and could earn a reward of up to $1,000.

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