UPDATE, 1/21/20:

Officials with the Aurora Police Department released photos Tuesday of a vehicle in question in connection with a fatal hit and run crash that occurred on Jan. 13.

According to police officials, the vehicle in question is believed to be a light colored sedan.

As WSPY reported last week, Aurora Police officials say 57-year-old Brent Jean of Aurora is the deceased.

Police said just before 7:00 p.m. on Jan. 13, officers responded to reports of a person struck by a vehicle in the 500 block of South River Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man, now identified as Jean, lying in the roadway.

Aurora Fire Department paramedics attempted to perform lifesaving measures, but Jean was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say that responding officers immediately began looking for the driver of the vehicle that struck the man, but learned they had fled the scene.

Officers began radioing information about potential suspect vehicles to other officers and nearby departments in the area. Any suspect has not been reported as being located still at this point.

The investigation into the circumstances of the crash is on-going. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the Aurora Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 630-256-5330 or call Crime Stoppers at 630-892-1000 to report information anonymously.

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UPDATE:

An Aurora man was the person struck and killed in a hit and run crash on Aurora’s near west side, Monday evening.

Aurora Police officials say 57-year-old Brent Jean of Aurora is the deceased. 

Police said just before 7:00 p.m. on Monday evening, officers responded to reports of a person struck by a vehicle in the 500 block of South River Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man, now identified as Jean, lying in the roadway.

Aurora Fire Department paramedics attempted to perform lifesaving measures, but Jean was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say that responding officers immediately began looking for the driver of the vehicle that struck the man, but learned they had fled the scene.

Officers began radioing information about potential suspect vehicles to other officers and nearby departments in the area. Any suspect has not been reported as being located still at this point. 

The investigation into the circumstances of the crash is on-going. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the Aurora Police Department’s Traffic Unit or call Crime Stoppers.

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.