Detroit police seeking driver, vehicle in fatal hit-and-run on city’s east side

Police say incident occurred in area of Morang Avenue and Rossiter Street

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DETROIT – Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the driver and vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run on Detroit’s east side.

According to the Detroit Police Department, the incident occurred at about 9:20 p.m., Friday, in the area of Morang Avenue and Rossiter Street.

Police said a 33-year-old man was walking across the street when he was struck by a silver Ford Flex. The driver fled the area, traveling westbound on Morang.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DPD’s Fatal Squad at 313-596-2263 or Crime Stoppers at 800-Speak Up.

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The type of vehicle Detroit police said was involved in a fatal hit-and-run on Friday, Nov. 21, in the area of Morang Avenue and Rossiter Street. NOTE: This image is not of the actual vehicle involved. (WDIV)

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DeJanay Booth joined WDIV as a web producer in July 2020. She previously worked as a news reporter in New Mexico before moving back to Michigan.