John Cadiz Klemack
Police were searching for a hit-and-run driver who killed a 90-year-old bicyclist in downtown Los Angeles in April. John Cadiz Klemack reports from Los Angeles for NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on July 23, 2013.
Police were searching for a hit-and-run driver who killed a 90-year-old bicyclist in downtown Los Angeles.
The crash occurred April 27 at about 5:10 a.m. Joo Yoon, 90, was riding a bicycle across the intersection of Virgil Avenue and 6th Street (map) when a dark-colored Nissan GT-R with a white racing strip fatally struck him.
In a video of the incident recorded on another motorist's dash-mounted camera, the bicyclist appeared to be crossing against a red light.
The driver was described as an Asian man in his mid-20s, about 5 feet, 9 inches tall and 180 to 190 pounds.
Anyone with information can contact LAPD West Traffic Detectives at (213) 473-0222.
Warning: The video of the fatal crash, below, contains disturbing imagery.