DETROIT (WWJ) – Police in Detroit are searching for clues after a man was killed while crossing the street on the city’s northeast side.

The accident happened around 8:20 p.m. Monday at Gratiot and Sanford avenues. Investigators say a driver behind the wheel of a dark-colored vehicle hit and killed a man before fleeing the scene.

Police did not immediately release the victim’s identity.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call Detroit police at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.


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