A Sparks man died in a hit-and-run accident Thursday morning along Interstate 40 in Del City and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol is seeking the public's help to find the suspect vehicle.

A Sparks man died in a hit-and-run accident Thursday morning along Interstate 40 in Del City and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol is seeking the public's help to find the suspect vehicle.

The accident occurred in the early morning hours on I-40 eastbound, just west of Sunnylane Road in the Oklahoma City metro area.

The pedestrian, Ricky Dean Rivas, 54, was pronounced dead at the scene, the OHP said.

Cause of the collision is under investigation.

The OHP reports the suspect vehicle is believed to be a truck, SUV or van made by General Motors. The vehicle will show damage on the passenger front and passenger side and the vehicle will be missing a passenger side mirror and possibly the passenger side window.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 1-866-OHP-TIPS or email OHPTips@dps.ok.gov.