Subject: Hit and Run Accident Death
Victim: Raymond A Clark 64 years old from Racine
Vehicle Mentioned: 1998-2005 darker colored Chevy Blazer or similar vehicle
On February 02, 2013 Raymond A Clark died at Froedert Hospital in Milwaukee. Raymond Clark was involved in a hit and run accident on Sunday January 27th, 2013 at about 5:30 P.M. at the intersection of Durand Ave. and West Blvd.
On Sunday January 27th at about 5:30 P.M. officers responded to Durand Ave and West Blvd. with fire and rescue for a man down who was believed to be the victim of a hit and run accident. The man, later identified as Raymond Clark, was lying in the westbound lanes of traffic on Durand Ave. Responding officers learned that Raymond Clark was crossing Durand Ave in a south bound direction when he was struck by an older model dark colored SUV that was traveling eastbound. The vehicle did not stop after the accident and continued eastbound on Durand Ave away from the scene. Raymond Clark was transported to Wheaton Franciscan-All Saints and then later to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee.
Racine Police Department Traffic Investigators are interested in any additional information that you may have about this hit and run accident and would like to speak with anyone who may have witnessed the accident. The Racine Police Department has not yet located the dark colored sport utility vehicle that was involved in the accident. The vehicle is described as an SUV, possibly a Chevy Blazer type that is dark in color with a body style similar to 1998-2005 models. You are urged to call the Racine Police Department Traffic Unit with any information you may have at 262-635-7816. Traffic Investigator Frost is handling the investigation. Please see the attached photo of a similar SUV.
You may also contact Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text message.