June 7, 2014- A hit-and-run accident leaves one man dead, in Merced County. The vehicle collision took place in Livingston, on Saturday, at about 11 PM.
A pedestrian, Choudhry Mohammad, 63 years old, was walking down Briarwood Drive at F Street. As he was walking he was struck by a gray SUV, and dragged down the road for about 100 feet or more.
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Minutes after hitting Mohammad, the Sport Utility Vehicle swerved off the road and over an embankment, at Emerald Drive and Peach Avenue. The driver then fled the scene of the crash.
Choudhry Mohammad was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Officers are still looking for the driver of the SUV.