Police are investigating following the death of a pedestrian in Derrimut on Sunday.
It is believed the man was struck by a car on Boundary Road, between William Angliss Drive and Mt Derrimut Road, just before 3.50am.
The 27-year-old Sunshine West man died at the scene. Investigators believe the car involved was dumped nearby before the driver fled the scene. The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are being investigated. Police are appealing to the public living in the area to check their CCTV and dashcam between 3.30am and 3.50am.
Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.