Salt Lake police are soliciting the public's help in locating a hit-and-run driver whose vehicle struck and killed a South Salt Lake man earlier week.

Leon C. Kinder, 41, was struck about 6 a.m. on Tuesday while walking near the intersection of 13th South and 56th West.Anyone who witnessed the accident, or any employees of repair garages who know of suspicious damage to a vehicle are encouraged to call the Police Department traffic division, 595-7159, or dispatch, 535-7222.