News: Driver flees scene of fatal pedestrian accident in South Miami-Dade

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Posted: September 19, 2022

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL - The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred in South Miami-Dade Sunday morning, reports WSVN.

According to the FHP, a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in the  northbound lanes of U.S. 1 near Southwest 296th Street, and died at the scene.

The driver left the scene following the accident.  U.S. 1 was shut down for the crash investigation before reopening later in the morning.

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