Miami, FL - Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on NW 27th Ave.
Miami, FL (February 27, 2023) - A man was killed in a Miami hit-and-run crash on Monday morning, February 27th. The crash happened around 6:45 a.m. on Northwest 27th Avenue at the intersection with 37th Street.
According to police, a man was walking near the road when he was hit by a dark-colored pickup truck. The victim was dragged several feet after the collision. The driver fled the scene immediately after the accident. The Miami Fire Rescue responded to the accident scene and declared the victim deceased. He was identified only as a 69-year-old Black-Latin male.
There is no available information on the suspect at this time. Anyone who has details regarding the accident is asked to call the Miami Police Department or the Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers.
An investigation is ongoing.
Each day, approximately eight victims tragically lose their lives in Florida car accidents. These crashes can occur at a moment's notice. While drivers are legally required to remain at an accident scene, many choose to flee in an effort to avoid responsibility for their actions. These drivers can face both civil and criminal responsibility for their conduct.
We would like to offer our condolences to the victim's family following this fatal hit-and-run crash in Miami.
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