PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police say the victim of a deadly Saturday morning hit-and-run has died, and a suspect has been taken into custody.

Authorities say around 1 a.m. a 49-year-old man was struck at the intersection of Broad Street and Glenwood Avenue in North Philadelphia.

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The then driver fled the scene.

The victim was rushed to Temple Hospital in critical condition with a head injury, and would later succumb to his injuries and be pronounced dead shortly before 7 a.m. Saturday.

The victim’s identity has not been yet been released pending family notifications.

Police say a suspect has been taken into custody.

The drivers vehicle was initially described as a dark sedan, possible burgundy in color.

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Police say an update will be provided once the defendant is formally charged.

 

Around the same time Saturday morning, police say another man, 31, was crossing the intersection of H and Tioga Streets in the city’s Kensington neighborhood when he was struck by car.

Police say the driver in that crash was in a black vehicle and also fled the scene.

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The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition with injuries to his head and chest.