Redwood City police early Monday morning were investigating a fatal hit-and-run pedestrian strike on El Camino Real.
At about 2:50 a.m., police shut down El Camino Real between Maple Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Redwood City to investigate a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle, police said.
Police are searching for a white cargo van with major front-end damage and a male driver in his 40s last seen traveling northbound on El Camino Real near Lincoln Avenue.
Police advised the public to avoid the area and drivers to find alternate routes.
The roadway reopened at about 7:05 a.m.
Anyone with information should contact Detective Denning at 650-780-7141, Officer Cang at 650-780-7100 or the anonymous tip line at 650-780-7110.