LANCASTER – Traffic investigators are asking for the public’s help in a hit-and-run collision that killed a local teen Thursday night.
Ashton Hill, 18, of Lancaster was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
The fatal hit-and-run occurred just before 10 p.m. on Challenger Way near Avenue J-3 in Lancaster, according to Detective Michael Politano of the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station.
“Preliminary information gathered at the scene revealed the pedestrian was struck by an unknown number of vehicles,” Politano stated. “None of the vehicles stopped to render aid to the pedestrian. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by fire department personnel.”
Traffic investigators are asking anyone with information regarding the collision to call the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station Traffic Office at 661-948-8466.