PONTIAC (WWJ) – A pedestrian is dead after a hit-and-run crash in Pontiac.

It happened between 2:30 and 2:45 a.m. Thursday along Baldwin Avenue just south of Montcalm Street.

The victim, said to be a man in his 40s, was apparently crossing the street when he was fatally struck by a vehicle that fled the scene.

Police are reviewing surveillance footage from a nearby gas station to see if the crash was caught on camera.

Investigators are also hoping witnesses come forward so they can piece together what happened.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 248-409-7100 or ​1-888-TURN-1-IN.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBSDetroit.com for the latest.


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