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Pedestrian Killed in Hit-Run Collision in Santa Maria

A pedestrian was fatally injured Thursday in a hit-and-run collision on Broadway in Santa Maria, according to the Santa Maria Police Department.

Officers responded at about 5:45 a.m. to Broadway and Orchard Street, where they found a pedestrian who had been fatally injured, police said.

The vehicle involved — a white, mid-size SUV — was seen driving away from the accident, police said

Investigators believe the vehicle sustained moderate front-end damage.

Traffic Investigators were requesting that anyone who might have seen the accident or suspect vehicle contact the Santa Maria Police Department at 805.928.3781, ext. 2138.

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