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Pedestrian Killed In Hit & Run Crash In Lynn

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LYNN, Mass. (CBS/AP) — Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed overnight by a vehicle in Lynn that then left the scene.

The victim was struck at the intersection of Union and Smith streets at about 1 a.m. Tuesday.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Karen Twomey reports

The victim, who has not been identified, was found lying in a crosswalk, and was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police towed a Toyota Prius that was found a couple of blocks away from the crash scene. Investigators believe a second car may have been involved as well.

No arrests have been made.

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