By CBS3 Staff

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — Wilmington Police are asking for the public’s help to find the suspect that struck and killed a pedestrian in a hit-and-run on Thursday night. The collision occurred around 6:55 p.m. around West 2nd and Broom Streets.

Wilmington Police Searching For Suspect In Deadly Hit-And-Run

Police say the 36-year-old man was crossing West 2nd and Broom Streets when he was struck by a black Dodge Magnum that was traveling west on West 2nd Street. 

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The vehicle then fled the scene. The man was transported to the hospital, but he eventually succumbed to his injuries. 

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The black Dodge Magnum sustained damage to the passenger side headlight and is missing the lower portion of the front bumper, police say.

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Anyone with information about the incident or the suspect is asked to contact Master Corporal Tavis Miller with the WPD Special Operations Division/Traffic Unit at (302)-571-4416 or tavis.miller@cj.state.de.us.