Tuesday, 24 November 2020 09:52

APD Looking for Suspect in Fatal Hit-Skip Featured

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Akron Police are investigating a fatal hit-skip that happened last night in the 1800 block of Manchester Road.

According to the police report, at about 6:15 p.m., a 70-year-old male was hit by a southbound vehicle, possibly a dark-colored truck or car. The driver of that vehicle continued, leaving the scene. 

The victim was taken to Cleveland Clinic Akron general where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are still processing evidence from the scene and expect to release more information soon.

Meanwhile, anyone with any information is asked to call Akron Police at 330-375-2490 or text TIPSCO to 274-637.

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