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Winnipeg police investigating hit-and-run that killed cyclist

Winnipeg police were still investigating the fatal hit-and-run Friday morning.
Winnipeg police were still investigating the fatal hit-and-run Friday morning. Abigail Turner/Global News

A cyclist is dead following a hit-and-run in the Munroe East neighbourhood Wednesday night.

Emergency crews were called to the crash at the corner of Moncton Avenue and Grey Street around 10 p.m. where the cyclist, a 50-year-old man, was found critically injured.

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The man was rushed to hospital where he later died.

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Police say the driver of the vehicle that hit the man fled the scene.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call investigators with the traffic division at 2040986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS.

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