A pedestrian was killed in a hit and run on East Washington Avenue early Saturday morning, Madison police reported.
The 30-year-old was struck on the road by a vehicle entering the 800 block of East Washington Avenue near Paterson Street at around 1:20 a.m., Lt. Paul Bauman said in a report.
The dark-colored sedan that struck the pedestrian did not stop or provide assistance and fled the area, Bauman said.
Traffic was diverted from the area until about 5:15 a.m. for the investigation by an accident investigation specialist from the Madison Police Department and the Wisconsin State Patrol, Bauman said.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the police at 608-255-2345, or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014 or TipsP3.com.
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