Man Found Dead on Road: Cops

Police believe the victim may have been struck by a hit-and-run driver

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012  |  Updated 9:54 PM EDT
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A man was found dead along U.S. 1 and SW 139th Avenue Thursday, authorities said. He may have been struck by a hit-and-run driver, Miami-Dade Police said. Witness Danny Rodriguez and Sgt. David Greenweld describe the case.

A man was found dead along U.S. 1 and SW 139th Avenue Thursday, authorities said. He may have been struck by a hit-and-run driver, Miami-Dade Police said. Witness Danny Rodriguez and Sgt. David Greenweld describe the case.

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A man was found dead along U.S. 1 and SW 139th Avenue early Thursday morning, authorities said.

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Hallandale

According to Miami-Dade Police, the victim may have been struck by a hit-and-run driver.

The man, described as a white Latin male about 40 years old, was struck at about 5:30 a.m. and ended up in a field, police said.

“He was alive when he was on the floor. He was asking for help, and I guess he just died on the spot, and someone tried to drag him towards that grass field over there,” witness Danny Rodriguez said.

Neighbors told NBC 6 South Florida they heard no gunshots.

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