Motorcyclist dies in Saturday afternoon hit-and-run

A 39-year-old man died Saturday after a hit-and-run crash on Lockbourne Road. (Courtesy Ali Maiga)

A 39-year-old man was killed Saturday when he was hit by a car that a witness said left the scene.

Soungoutoumba Macalou was riding his Ducati 784 north on Lockbourne Road at Watkins road when he was hit by a tan or beige car that was headed south on Lockbourne.

The witness said the car went east on Watkins Road after hitting Macalou.

The accident, which is under investigation, is the city's 48th traffic fatality of 2017.

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