By CBS3 Staff

FALLS TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) – A pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run in Bucks County early Thursday morning. It happened along the northbound lanes of Route 1, near Exit 13, in Fairless Hills, just after 1 a.m.

Falls Township police say a car hit a 34-year-old pedestrian then left the scene.

Pedestrian Struck, Killed In Hit-And-Run On Route 1 In Bucks County

Investigators say they found the car that hit him further down the highway, but are still looking for the driver. The striking car is a black 2006 BMW sedan with NJ registration R54 EVK.

It is believed that the driver was picked up by another vehicle.

The victim is from out-of-state and efforts are currently underway to locate and notify his family.

If you have any information on this hit-and-run, contact Detective Dennis Oconnell at (215) 949- 9100 X416 or email