Search For Fatal Hit & Run Suspect
Troopers are looking for the driver who struck and killed man this week in Western Buncombe County.
NCSHP along with the SBI and the Buncombe County Sheriff's office is investigating a fatal hit and run that happened Monday night around midnight on Hwy 19/23 near Wiggins Rd (near Exit 37 on I-40).
The victim, 34-year-old Jonathan Boone Hall of Candler, was walking Eastbound facing traffic in the Westbound lane.
A vehicle traveling Westbound struck Hall and left the scene. Hall was pronounced at the scene. The suspect vehicle is at large. Troopers believe the vehicle was a Chevy or GMC made between 1996 and 2004.
The NCSHP is asking anyone who may have info to call *HP or 800-445-1772 at any time or 828-298-4256 during business hours.