Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run in Miami

Pedestrian struck by car in area of Brickell Bay Drive and 8th Street

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    Police at the scene of a hit-and-run incident in Miami.

    A woman was killed after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver Friday night in Miami, police said.

    The incident happened as the woman was walking in the area of Brickell Bay Drive and 8th Street.

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    The victim, identified as 52-year-old Ana Mares, was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital in critical condition, Miami Police spokeswoman Kenia Reyes said.

    She later died from her injuries.

    Police haven't given a description of the suspect but said they are investigating the incident. No other information was immediately known.

    Check back with NBC6.com for updates.

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