Man Struck, Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash

Police are investigating a fatal hit and run crash in Southwest Philadelphia.

Police say the unidentified man was on Island Avenue and Lindburgh Boulevard around 6 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle which fled the scene.

The man was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was pronounced dead a short time later. He has not yet been identified.

Investigators say they may have captured the striking vehicle on a red light camera. They have not yet released a description of the vehicle however.

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