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Suspects Look At Victim, Flee Scene After Fatal Pedestrian Crash

August 02, 2018 - 7:49 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Police in Detroit are searching for the driver who fled the scene after fatally striking a pedestrian on the city's west side. 

The accident happened early Thursday morning at the intersection of Dexter and Davison. A man in his 50s was crossing Davison toward a gas station or restaurant when he was struck by a dark-colored sedan.

After the collision, two people got out of the vehicle, looked the victim, then got back in the car and drove off. 

The victim was fatally wounded. 

Police are hoping to get more information from surveillance video or witnesses who may have seen what happened. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 313-267-4600 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.