BREAKING NEWS: Camp Fire: Latest Numbers Full Story

Authorities search for driver involved in deadly hit and run in Biggs

According to the California Highway Patrol, Leslie Mize was believed to be crossing B Street, just west of Highway 99, when he was hit by a car Tuesday night.

Posted: Dec. 20, 2017 11:25 AM
Updated: Dec. 20, 2017 11:27 AM

We're learning more about the pedestrian killed in a hit and run in Biggs.

The Butte County Coroner's Office tells Action News Now that 49-year-old Leslie Mize, of Biggs, died Tuesday night, just after 8 p.m.

According to the California Highway Patrol, Mize was believed to be crossing B Street, just west of Highway 99, when he was hit by a car.

Mize died on scene from his injuries.

Officers believe the driver was traveling eastbound on B Street when they hit Mize. The driver's car is believed to have damage to the front right headlight and possibly a shattered windshield.

Authorities say based on evidence found on the scene, the car was a BMW, 5 or 3 series.

Anyone who has information about this crash is asked to call the CHP.

Article Comments

Chico
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 55°
Oroville
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 55°
Paradise
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 55°
Chester
Clear
49° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 49°
Red Bluff
Clear
58° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 58°
Willows
Clear
55° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 55°
Staying dry today, but rain returns for the rest of your week
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events