Police say a car going northbound on Magnolia Avenue shortly before 3 a.m. veered into the southbound lane, hit a wall at a mobile home park, and then struck a light pole. No other vehicles were involved in the crash.
The passenger in the car was ejected and died at the scene. He was later identified as 25-year-old Isaias Tang. The driver fled after the crash. He was last seen running southbound on Magnolia Avenue. The car was described as a dark blue, four-door compact vehicle.
Investigators don't have much of a description of the driver - only that he's a white male with long hair.
If you have any information about this incident, you're urged to contact Westminster police at (714) 898-3315.
City News Service contributed to this report.