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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

CLEARWATER – A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Saturday, authorities said.

The crash occurred shortly before 3 a.m. on Ulmerton Road just east of Stonybrook Drive.

According to preliminary information, a driver in a red vehicle was westbound on Ulmerton approaching the intersection when it struck the pedestrian, who was in the inside lane, and kept going. A more complete description of the car was not available, officials said.

The victim has not been identified.

If anyone has any information about the crash, contact the Florida Highway Patrol at (813) 631-4020 or 1-800-873-8477.

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash 10/02/10 [Last modified: Saturday, October 2, 2010 11:20am]
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