Fatal hit & run on I-20 WB near Kilgore Memorial exit

ALABAMA (WIAT) — UPDATE: Richard Leon Mitchel of Moody, 74, has been identified as the man who was killed.

ORIGINAL: According to Detective Mike Mangina with the Irondale Police Department, there was a fatal hit and run on I-20 Westbound near the Kilgore Memorial exit. The accident occurred around 11:30 a.m.

Authorities are searching for a dark blue or black Dodge Charger with tinted windows and damage to the left rear quarter panel. The driver is an African American male.

The driver of the pickup truck that was struck by the Charger has died.

We will update you with  more information as we receive it.

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