SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Scottsdale police have identified a man who was killed Thursday morning as 24-year-old Landry Forkiner.
Police say Forkiner was struck by a car and they are now investigating this as a hit-and-run.
According to the Scottsdale Police Department, Forkiner was killed after being struck by a car at the intersection of Scottsdale and McDowell Roads early Thursday morning.
Police are now searching for the vehicle in this deadly hit-and-run and have identified it as a 1993-2002 dark-colored Toyota Corolla.
Fatal accident likely a hit and run. @ScottsdalePD investigating after vehicle strikes a pedestrian. Will get vehicle description out ASAP in the meantime Scottsdale Rd/McDowell intersection remains closed @FOX10Phoenix #Fox10Phoenix pic.twitter.com/PiRglDhIdm— Anita Roman Fox 10 (@ANITAROMANFOX10) June 21, 2018
The intersection was closed for several hours, but it has since reopened.
If you have any information, please call Scottsdale police at 480-312-5000.
The lane restrictions at Scottsdale Rd and McDowell have been cleared. Plz drive safely— ScottsdalePD (@ScottsdalePD) June 21, 2018