UPDATE: Man dies after being hit by truck in south Lethbridge alley
Photo credit to LPS, Chief Scott Woods on Twitter
UPDATE: Police have located the yellow Dodge truck. At this time no arrests have been made in connection with the collision and the investigation is ongoing.
Lethbridge Police are investigating after a person was hit and killed by a vehicle in a south side alley.
Just after 4:30 pm Monday (June 1), police and EMS were called after reports of a collision between a pick-up truck and a pedestrian.
It happened along the 900 block of 13th Street South.
LPS say when officers arrived a woman had left the truck and was attending to the victim, however a man also inside the vehicle took off before police got there.
Witnesses also reported a man, who had been walking with the victim, ran away from the scene as well.
The victim, a 30 year old man, was transported to hospital and later died.
The matter remains under investigation and police are currently searching for a yellow 2004 Dodge Ram truck with Alberta license plate VNH26.
Anyone with information is asked to call Lethbridge Police.
Names of those involved have not been released.