Police identify driver in fatal hit-and-run

Police have identified the person suspected of hitting and killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run.

Posted: May 27, 2020 1:23 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- Police on Wednesday identified the person who they say hit and killed a man in Eugene last week.

The involved driver is Loren Imponen, 44, of Eugene, police said.

Pedestrian Andrew Cordin, 29, of Eugene was hit overnight between May 21 and 22 on the 400 block of Bertelsen Road.

Police said Imponen contacted officials at about 7 a.m. on Sunday, May 24, and is cooperating with investigators.

RELATED: POLICE SEARCHING FOR VEHICLE IN FATAL HIT-AND-RUN

Police have the 1996 Ford F-150 believed to have been in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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