Police: Driver sought after pedestrian killed in hit-and-run at Mayfair intersection

Man dies in hit-and-run, police say.

A man is dead, and an investigation is underway after a hit-and-run in Philadelphia's Mayfair section.

Police say a speeding car hit a pedestrian in the road at the intersection of Cottman and Brous avenues around 9:30 p.m. Friday.

The car went on to side sweep another car before reportedly fleeing the scene.


The victim, a "John Doe," was pronounced dead on the scene after being found in the road.

Police say the suspect car is possibly a Mercedes-Benz S500.