A 15-year-old bicyclist was killed following a hit-and-run Thursday evening, according to California Highway Patrol.

The fatal accident occurred on El Centro Road near Leona Circle at approximately 8:30 p.m.

Officials say the 15-year-old boy was on his bicycle when he was hit by a vehicle. Upon arrival, the Sacramento Fire Department pronounced the teenager dead at the scene.

CHP is now looking for a blue vehicle with damage on the right side. The right side mirror is also missing.

Officials are asking the public's assistance in locating the vehicle in question.