Hanover Police seek info on fatal hit and run

York Dispatch

Hanover Police are searching for information on the vehicle that struck and killed a 29-year-old Heidelberg Township man last weekend.

Police say Zackery Rodkey, 29, had fallen down onto the road before being struck by an unknown color and make minivan or SUV  traveling south on North Railroad Street, toward Broadway,  about 2:15 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 7.

The vehicle left the scene after striking Rodkey, police said.

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Hanover Police are searching for the driver of this vehicle. Police say Zackery Rodkey was struck by this vehicle and killed in Hanover Sunday, Jan. 7. Photo courtesy of Hanover Police.

An autopsy conducted Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital showed Rodkey's cause of death was blunt-force trauma to the head, with the manner accidental.

In a news release Wednesday, Jan. 10, Hanover Police released a photo of the suspect vehicle.

The department also said there was a potential witness driving an unknown color sedan north on North Railroad Street just before the incident, which would have passed the suspected vehicle in the area of or just north of the North Railroad and East Chestnut Street intersection.

Anyone with information on the suspect vehicle or who might have driven by it at the time of the incident is asked to call police at 717-637-5575 or go through York County 911.

— Reach Christopher Dornblaser at cdornblaser@yorkdispatch.com or on Twitter at @YDDornblaser.