The Torrance Police Department is looking for the community’s help to find a driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident.
On Monday, April 29 around 8:40 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of Del Amo Boulevard and Mariner Avenue about a traffic collision involving a car and pedestrian.
So far, the investigation shows that an 81-year-old man was walking south across Del Amo Boulevard and Mariner Avenue in the crosswalk when he was struck by a car traveling east in the number two lane on a green light. The driver did not stop and fled the scene. The car is described as a blue or grey Honda 4-door sedan with front end damage.
The intersection re-opened Tuesday morning. The Los Angeles Coroner’s office has identified the 81-year-old man who died as Ghulam Ali Khimani.
If you have any information regarding this incident, you are urged to contact the Torrance Police Department at 310-618-5557.