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Mississauga man, 82, killed in hit-and-run

Police are looking for a driver after a fatal hit-and-run in Mississauga on Saturday evening.

Around 6:30 p.m., Jong Joo Park was hit by a car while crossing Goreway Drive at Morningstar. Police said the driver made no attempt to stop and instead sped away.

Park, a Mississauga resident, was taken to a local hospital and died.

Witnesses said the car looked like a white Hyundai Genesis.

Police are canvassing for anyone who might have seen the incident or what happened before and after. They will also scan surveillance video from the area.

Anyone with information can call 905-453-2121 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).