Man killed in hit-and-run crash in Miami, police say

A man was struck by a car and killed Thursday night in a hit-and-run crash, Miami police said.

Authorities said officers were called shortly after 7 a.m. Friday to the 6400 block of Northwest 72nd Avenue about a pedestrian lying on the side of the road.

Miami police said the victim, a man in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives believe that the victim was struck late Thursday night by a vehicle that was heading north on 72nd Avenue.

The victim's identity has not been released.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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