On January 8 at 9:18 p.m., Eugene Police responded to a fatal hit and run pedestrian/vehicle crash near W. 7th Avenue and Van Buren Street. The vehicle, which left the scene, is described as a 2006-2009 light-colored Land Rover. The pedestrian is a 17-year-old male. Eugene Police is withholding his identity to provide family time to notify other relatives and their circle of friends.
Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation team responded to the scene and is continuing to investigate the case. Case 23-00407.