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Man struck, killed in Southwest Philadelphia hit-and run

Monday, January 06, 2014

A man has died after being struck by a vehicle in Southwest Philadelphia.

The hit-and-run accident happened around 6:20 p.m. Monday at Island Avenue and Lindbergh Boulevard.

Police say the man, believed to be in his 60s, was transported to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was pronounced dead.

Police say they're looking for a dark colored sedan, but have not released a description of the suspect.

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