NEWARK, Del. (CBS)—Police in Delaware are investigating after a man was found dead on the side of the road Friday morning.
The discovery was made around 10 a.m. after police received reports of a body on Elkton Road.READ MORE: 17-Year-Old Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Forrest Keys, University Of Arizona Student From Huntingdon Valley
Investigators have determined that the man was walking on the south side of the road around 11:46 p.m. Thursday when he was apparently struck by a vehicle.
Police say the driver fled the scene following the accident.READ MORE: Camden County Man, Richard Tobin, Admits Coordinating Neo-Nazi Plot To Deface Synagogues
The man has been identified as 44-year-old Kelvin Dottin, of Newark.
Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 302-366-7100.MORE NEWS: Chester County Hospital Ran 'Lottery System' For Employees' Family Members To Get COVID-19 Vaccine
The Newark Police Department’s Traffic Unit is continuing to investigate this incident.