Fatal hit-and-run crash closes Third Street
Apr 17,2007 00:00 by Cheryl McDermott

Bend Police have advised that an ongoing investigation into a fatal hit and run crash has closed both lanes of traffic on Third Street between Reed Lane and Powers Road.  Reed Lane between Third Street and Parrell Road is also closed.   Motorists are advised to take alternate routes of travel.

According to Lt. Ken Mannix, the incident was reported about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.  Bend Police and Oregon State Police are currently on scene investigating the crash.

Information on the victim and suspect vehicle is limited at this point, Mannix said, but it is known that the suspect vehicle sustained extensive front-end damage.

Bend Police asks that anyone who has information on the case to call 322.2960.