RSO: Hit-and-run driver kills man, injures another

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MORENO VALLEY (CNS) – A man was killed and another man suffered serious injuries when they were struck by a hit-and-run motorist driving a pickup truck outside a Moreno Valley restaurant.

Deputies dispatched a little after 2 a.m. Friday to the El Rodeo Restaurant in the 24800 block of Allesandro Boulevard located the two victims.

The suspect vehicle was described as a black Ford F-150 pickup truck, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department reported.

Two men were reportedly in the truck, and homicide detectives were on the scene to determine whether the victims were targeted.

“We’re still investigating (the case). It’s (the investigation) still active, very much,” said Deputy Mike Vasquez, a public information officer with the sheriff’s department. “We’re hoping to put out information as it comes along.”

The Sheriff’s Department Moreno Valley station asked anyone who saw the crash to call them at 951-486-6700.