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NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — Police in Norristown are investigating a deadly hit-and-run that happened on Sunday morning.

Police say a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle at Main and Markley Streets around 4 a.m. on Sunday.

Police say the car fled the scene after striking the male pedestrian.

norristown pedestrian hit Police: Pedestrian Killed In Hit And Run In Norristown

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The intersection is closed as investigators work the scene.

An initial investigation reveals that the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run fled southbound on Markley Street into Upper Merion Township.

The vehicle, possibly a silver SUV, is likely to have damage to the front passenger side and may be missing parts of its bumper and wheel well.

Norristown Police Department is asking anyone who witnessed the crash or who may have information to contact them at 610-270-0977.