Joseph Hunt has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian accident believed to be a case of hit-and-run that occurred on March 23 in Moss Landing. The body of Mr. Hunt, a 25-year-old New Hampshire resident, was found by an officer of the California Highway Patrol on Highway 1 at roughly 9:00 a.m. on the side of the road. He is believed to have been struck by a vehicle and died at the scene. Authorities say they believe the driver did not stop after hitting the victim. The CHP is looking for the suspect and investigating the tragedy.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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