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Muscoy hit-and-run now murder investigation

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department patrol cars are shown at the scene of a hit-and-run crash in Muscoy on Saturday, April 7, 2012.

April 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A hit-and-run case in Muscoy has turned into a murder investigation after deputies learned the crash was intentional.

San Bernardino County deputies initially responded to a disturbance call in the 2400 block of West Third Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday. At the scene, they found two men who had been hit by an SUV.

The victims were transported to area hospitals, where one was pronounced dead and another was listed in stable condition. The deceased victim was identified as 29-year-old David Daniel Ortiz of Moreno Valley. The second victim's identity was not released.

Investigators are looking for the driver of a green 1990s Chevy Tahoe.

If you have any information that can help investigators, call the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department at (909) 387-3589.

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