PICO RIVERA (CNS) - A man struck and killed in a Pico Rivera hit-and-run crash was publicly identified today.
Fernie Lopez was 29 years old. His city of residence was not available.
Lopez's death was reported at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the 9000 block of Reichling Lane, according to Deputy Alejandra Parra of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.
He was talking with occupants of a dark-colored Chevrolet Suburban. When he walked away, the vehicle sped at him, hit him and then fled, authorities said.
Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene, Parra said.
No further information was available.
Anyone with information was asked to contact detectives at 323-890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
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