Man dies in hit-and-run crash in Chula Vista, marking city's fourth unsolved hit-and-run
Jermaine Ong , Michael Chen , Mark Saunders
4:58 AM, Mar 12, 2018
8:01 PM, Mar 12, 2018
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - A man was struck and killed on a Chula Vista street Sunday night, and police are searching for the driver that fled the scene following the collision.
The crash occurred just before 10 p.m. in the 400 block of Moss Street, according to Chula Vista police. Police said the unidentified victim was about to get into his car to go to work when a dark gray BMW with tinted windows hit him and then drove away. The man was left bleeding in the street with a severed leg.
Emergency crews performed life-saving measures, but the man died at the scene. Police have not released the identity but family members told 10News the victim is 62-year-old Rogelio Arellano.