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Man killed in hit-and-run in Pembroke Pines

rpiccardo@MiamiHerald.com

A man was killed in a hit-and-run while crossing the street Friday night in Pembroke Pines.

The incident took place around 10:43 p.m. Friday. Stefen Lockett, 26, was driving southbound on Hiatus Road in his white Nissan Versa when he hit a man who was crossing the street.

The pedestrian had “severe injuries” and the Nissan had “extensive front-end damage,” police said.

The pedestrian, who was not at a crosswalk at the time, was pronounced dead on scene. Police have not yet released his name.

Lockett drove away and was later found inside a community in Miramar. No charges have been filed, according to police, but there is an ongoing investigation.

The Pembroke Pines Police Department asks that anyone with information regarding this incident contact them at 954-431-2200, email tips@ppines.com or call Crimestoppers at 954-493-8477.

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