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Miami Beach tourist in critical condition after early morning hit-and-run

A tourist on Miami Beach was in critical condition after a hit-and-run incident early Saturday morning in the area of 20th Street and Liberty Avenue on May 26, 2018.
A tourist on Miami Beach was in critical condition after a hit-and-run incident early Saturday morning in the area of 20th Street and Liberty Avenue on May 26, 2018. Miami Herald File

A tourist on Miami Beach was the victim of a hit-and-run incident early Saturday morning.

Miami Beach Officer Ernesto Rodriguez said Miami Beach Fire Rescue transported an as-yet unidentified 35- to 45-year-old man to Jackson's Ryder Trauma Center.

The man was in the area of 20th Street and Liberty Avenue around 4 a.m. when he was hit by a driver — investigators are looking for a blue Hyundai — who fled the scene.

The victim was in critical condition.

Anyone with information or any other details is urged to call Miami Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.

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