CORAL GABLES, FL – The Miami-Dade Police Department, Traffic Homicide Unit, is investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian. According to investigators, 74 year old Ramon Rodriguez was struck and killed by a white 2000-2005 Chevrolet Impala on Sunday, January 11, 2020 at approximately 6:54 p.m., at the intersection of 4300 block of SW 8 Street.
The driver did not stop to render aid or call 911. At the time of the crash the driver was wearing a t-shirt with the letters AERO, POS, TALE printed on the front of the shirt. Images of the vehicle were captured by surveillance video in the area fleeing. Traffic Homicide detectives will be at the Walgreens located at 4200 SW 8 Street handing out flyers, seeking additional information on this case.
Detectives are looking for the white 2000-2005 Chevrolet Impala with Front End Damage.
Anyone with information should contact Detective M. Tapanes at (305) 471-2425 or any detective of the Miami-Dade Police Department Traffic Homicide Bureau or Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS (8477). If the tip leads to the arrest of the subject(s), the tipster may be eligible for a reward UP TO $3,000.00. All calls are kept strictly anonymous.