RCMP investigators are looking for the driver and vehicle involved in a fatal hit and run early Tuesday morning. Constable Rob Gardner says a pedestrian was struck just north of the Merville store at about 5:30 am on Highway 19A. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, and the highway is currently closed while the investigation is underway. The RCMP are looking for a vehicle with heavy front end damage in relation to this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Comox Valley RCMP Detachment.