Local Man Killed By Hit-and-Run Driver in Canyon Lake

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver this morning in Canyon Lake.

Scott Bolger 32, of Lake Elsinore had been a patron at a Canyon Lake tavern/restaurant with a friend prior to walking home, police said. Bolger stepped off the sidewalk and into the eastbound number three lane of Railroad Canyon Road when he was struck by a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle failed to remain at the scene.

The Perris Station Traffic Reconstruction Unit responded to the scene at 2:17 a.m. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this investigation is encouraged to call Deputy Rabago at the Perris Sheriff’s Station, 951-210-1000.


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