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Pedestrian dies after being critically injured in hit-and-run crash

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Source: Atlanta Police Source: Atlanta Police
ATLANTA (CBS46) -

Police are looking for the driver responsible for striking and killing a pedestrian with their vehicle and fleeing the scene.

The incident happened on January 29 at the intersection of Martin Luther King Drive and Wellington Street in Atlanta. The area is near Mozley Park.

Witnesses say the victim was walking along the sidewalk when the driver of a Honda Pilot lost control of the vehicle, jumped the curb and struck the victim. The victim was taken to Atlanta Medical Center in critical condition but after passed away from injuries sustained in the crash.

Police are looking for a 2003-2005 silver Honda Pilot that has extensive damage to the front end of the passenger side.

If you have any information on the crash, you're asked to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477.

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