News: Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run near Hollywood Hard Rock Casino

HOLLYWOOD, FL – A man was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Hollywood Wednesday morning, authorities said.

According to WSVN, the crash took place near the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at about 6 a.m.  The victim was hit by a vehicle in the area of US Highway 441 and Stirling Road. The driver left the scene afterwards and is now being sought by police.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released.  One lane was shut down near the scene for the police investigation, and drivers were advised to find alternate routes.

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