Man dies days after involved in Leland hit-and-run

LELAND, NC (WWAY) — A man involved in a hit and run in Leland is now dead as of Friday night and the Leland Police Department is asking for help to find the vehicle involved.

Leland Police says 51-year-old Sidney Lanier was traveling down Highway 74 on his moped when he was struck by a car on July 10.

Police are looking for a 2004 to 2008 Toyota Solara with a black convertible top with damage on the front.

If anyone has information on what happened or any information on the vehicle, contact Det. McCabe at 332-5005.

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