New clues emerge in fatal hit-and-run on Sandy
Investigators are releasing new information regarding a fatal hit-and-run that occurred in August in Northeast Portland.
Officers with the Portland Police Bureau believe that Njugana Githere was hit at approximately 10:33 p.m. on August 25 of this year. The 58-year-old was crossing Northeast Sandy Boulevard near 20th Avenue when he was hit by a silver SUV driving eastbound on Sandy.
The driver fled the scene and has never been identified. Githere died a few days after the collision.
Police have located surveillance camera images from the crash showing that the motorist was likely driving a silver 2005 to 2008 Honda Pilot. The car may have damage to the passenger side mirror, headlamp and mirror.
Anyone with information should call 503-823-4357.