Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run accident

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)- The New Orleans Police Department continues to investigate a traffic incident that killed a pedestrian on Saturday night.

Officers said it happened around 9 p.m. at the intersection of Earhart Boulevard and South Galvez Street.  A 58-year old man was hit, and the suspect drove away.

The make and model of the car remains unknown.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.