UPDATED FEBRUARY 25:
The pedestrian victim is identified as Curtis R. Mayo, age 29, of Eugene. EPD has recovered an involved vehicle and is still searching for a second vehicle that was involved. It may be a dark colored, unknown make and model, possibly an SUV.
Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation team is continuing to investigate the crash and is asking anyone with information to call 541.682.5138.
PREVIOUS INFORMATION FEBRUARY 23:
At 8:54 p.m. on February 23, Eugene Police officers were called to respond to a vehicle-pedestrian crash on Hwy. 99 near Fairfield. The pedestrian was deceased on scene. Preliminary information indicates one or possibly two vehicles were going northbound on Hwy. 99 when the crash occurred. Speed is being considered as a factor in the crash. The involved vehicle(s) left the scene and would likely have damage. Eugene Police Major Collision Investigation team is investigating the crash and is asking anyone with information to call 541.682.5138.
Traffic has been shut down on Hwy. 99 in both the southbound and northbound lanes, between Fairfield and Royal. Travelers are advised to find alternative routes.