DES MOINES — A 58-year-old man originally from the Quad-Cities has died after a hit-and-run accident on the north side of Des Moines.

A police news release says Clayton Payne died Sunday afternoon. He’d been struck about 12:45 a.m. Saturday while crossing 6th Avenue at College Avenue. An autopsy has been scheduled.

Police say Payne originally was from the Bettendorf area.

Polk County Crime Stoppers and the Des Moines Police Department have offered up to $2,000 total for information leading to the arrest of the driver who left the scene.

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