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Man dies in Zion hit-run crash

Updated: December 10, 2012 1:57AM

ZION — Authorities are working to identify the man killed in a hit-and-run accident Wednesday at they same time they search for the vehicle involved in the fatal.

The crash happened about 5:15 a.m. near the intersection of 33rd Street and North Geneva Lane, Zion police said.

Police received a call of a person lying in the roadway, in the 2400 block of 33rd Street, according to police. Responding officers found an adult male dead on the scene, with severe traumatic injuries.

According to police, the injuries and physical evidence appeared to be consistent with a hit-and-run vehicle/pedestrian accident.

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