WSP looking for Othello hit-and-run suspect, vehicle

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Authorities are looking for a dark-colored SUV that hit and killed a man on State Route 24 in Othello. 

An Othello Police officer was driving near Park Street when he saw the dead man on the westbound shoulder. 

The victim was surrounded by car parts, which showed he had been struck by a vehicle. Surveillance footage from a neighboring business shows it was a dark-colored SUV. 

The hit-and-run happened around 11:35 p.m. on Sunday.

Anyone with information about the suspect vehicle or who might be responsible is asked to call Washington State Patrol Detective Ben Borgman at 360-918-3813.