THE DRIVER HAS BEEN ARRESTED - FATAL HIT AND RUN OF A PEDESTRIAN

Wow!! You folks are amazing.  Your tips led us directly to a house in Bensalem where we recovered the vehicle involved in this crash.  We have also identified and arrested the driver of the striking vehicle, Richard McCausland.

HIT AND RUN OF A PEDESTRIAN

Hulmeville Road @ Kings Avenue

The Bensalem Township Police Department is requesting the public’s help with identifying a vehicle that was involved in a fatal hit and run on Hulmeville Road in the early morning hours of Monday, August 12, 2019.

Bensalem Police were called to the scene at 6:00 am when a witness observed a deceased male lying on the side of the Hulmeville Road near the intersection of Kings Avenue. Police were able to identify the male as Timothy McGuire, 38 years old from Ogden Avenue in Bensalem. The vehicle struck McGuire in the southbound lane of Hulmeville Road at approximately 2:30 am and fled the scene.

Bensalem Police have identified several car parts (pictured below) as belonging to an “Alien Green” 2016-2019 Kia Soul. The vehicle should have extensive damage to the right front fender and headlight area. We need your help finding this vehicle.

If you have any information about the location of this vehicle and/or the identity of the owner/driver, please contact Bensalem Police at (215) 633-3719. You can also provide an anonymous tip on our CrimeWatch page at https://bucks.crimewatchpa.com/bensalempd