Broward County

15-year-old girl struck and killed in Fort Lauderdale hit-and-run

A driver fled the scene after hitting and killing a teenage girl in Northwest Fort Lauderdale Monday night, police said.

The incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. near Northwest 11th Street and 15th Avenue. The girl, 15, was taken to Broward Health Medical Center where she was pronounced dead, according to police.

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