GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids police identified on Wednesday the victim in a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian earlier this month.
John Paul Hernandez, a 33-year-old Grand Rapids man, died in the crash that happened about 2:50 a.m. on May 8, according to a news release.
He was crossing 28th Street near Union Avenue when he was hit by a vehicle traveling westbound, which then fled in an unknown direction.
Hernandez was found lying unconscious in the center turn lane on 28th Street and was pronounced dead after life-saving measures were attempted.
Police believe the vehicle may have been a 2011-2014 Audi A7.
Anyone with information may contact GRPD or Silent Observer.