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Police Searching For Driver Of SUV Involved In Fatal Hit-And-Run Of Teen

July 22, 2018 - 6:22 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) - Police are investigating after a teen is struck and killed while crossing a road on the city's east side Saturday night. 

According to police the 15-year-old boy was making his way across the street near E. 7 Mile Road and Caldwell Street around 10 p.m. when he was hit. The driver, believed to be in a black SUV, did not stop after hitting the boy. Authorities say the SUV will most likely have significant front-end damage.  

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Fatal Squad at 313-596-2260 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. 

Stay tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950 for more on this story.