Sacramento police say an 18-year-old motorcyclist is dead after a hit-and-run accident near Del Paso Boulevard and Frienza Avenue last night.  

The motorcyclist was heading north on Del Paso when he was hit by a white van. When police and medical crews arrived at the scene, they tried to treat the motorcyclist, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Whoever was driving the van jumped out and ran away after pulling over near the scene of the accident.  

Police aren't releasing the name of the motorcyclist just yet.

Police are searching for the driver of the van. Anyone who saw the crash is encouraged to call the Sacramento Police Department.