UPDATE: Police find car involved in fatal hit-and-run - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

UPDATE: Police find car involved in fatal hit-and-run, looking for driver

Pete Minor, Source: Beckfield College in Florence Pete Minor, Source: Beckfield College in Florence
ERLANGER, KY (FOX19) -

A man is dead after a hit-and-run accident on the interstate, and now police say the vehicle that hit the man has been located and is currently in police custody. However, they are still searching for a suspect.

The hit-and-run happened around 4 a.m. on southbound Interstate 71/75 at I-275.

Police say Peter Minor, 65, of Cincinnati, was changing a tire when someone driving a 2001-2007 gray Toyota Sequoia struck him and took off.

Minor was pronounced dead at the scene.

If you witnessed the incident, or have information on the whereabouts of the suspect, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040 or Erlanger Police at 859-727-2424.

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