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Man dies after a Fort Myers hit-and-run


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Man dies after a Fort Myers hit-and-run

By Kelli Stegeman. CREATED Oct 20, 2013 - UPDATED: Oct 21, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Fort Myers police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run that happened early Saturday morning. 

It happened shortly before 2 a.m. in the 5100 block of Cleveland Avenue.

When officers arrived they saw a man was lying in the middle of the road.

Medical officials later pronouncing him dead.

Witnesses describing the suspect's vehicle as a small, white pickup truck or a contractor's style work vehicle.

There was no tailgate on the truck and the sides had a yellow and black logo.

Police believe the truck has damage to its front, including a broken headlight.

Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 239-321-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.