Salt Lake County sheriff's detectives are looking for a red 1980 or 1981 Toyota Celica GT or GTS in connection with a hit-and-run accident that killed a Cottonwood Heights boy Monday night.
Tony Lee Burr, 15, was struck from behind while riding his skateboard west on Bengal Boulevard (78th South) near 25th East.The accident occurred between 10:15 p.m. and 10:25 p.m., when his body was discovered on the side of the road, said sheriff's Lt. Carl Evans.
Evans said the car was identified by fragments of a turn signal cover that was recovered at the scene. The car will likely have some damage to its front end or right-front end, he said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's office, 264-2283.