A Lafayette man is dead and Lafayette police want to know who ran him over on Johnston Street.
it happened early this morning, near the intersection of johnston and mount vernon.
33 year old Brandon Beckwith was hit by a car and the driver who did it took off.
"When officers arrived the male victim had sustained injuries that were consistent to that of being struck by a vehicle. As a result of the ongoing investigation, we have no witnesses to the crash at this time. The 33 year old male died at the scene, so we are asking anyone who has information about this crash or may have been in the area and had scene any vehicles leaving that area, to contact lafayette police or CrimeStoppers at 232-Tips. "
If you have any information that can help police catch the person responsible for this crime
call CrimeStoppers at 232-Tips.