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Man dies after hit-and-run crash in Minneapolis

The victim was in his 20s.
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A man has died after what police are describing as an apparent hit-and-run in North Minneapolis Friday evening.

The incident at 10:24 p.m. happened on the 2500 block of West Broadway, with officers arriving to find a man in his 20s laying in the road.

Further down the road, a damaged vehicle was stopped and had been abandoned.

The victim was taken to North Memorial Hospital by ambulance, but was pronounced dead a short time later.

According to police, the victim was in the westbound lane of West Broadway when he was struck by a silver Ford Taurus that was speeding.

"The occupants of the striking vehicle fled on foot after the crash," police said.

No arrests have been made.

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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