Police Seek Suspect in Hit-and-Run that Killed 90-Year-Old Man

By Brandon Lowrey
|  Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013  |  Updated 11:40 PM PDT
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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.

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.

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