Pedestrian dead after hit and run in London, Ont., police say

The side of a London police vehicle. Sawyer Bogdan / Global News

London police are investigating a hit and run that resulted in the death of a pedestrian.

Police said in a tweet that around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, emergency crews responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle near Adelaide Street and Nelson Street.

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Police say the pedestrian did not survive and the vehicle fled immediately.

In an update posted to Twitter on Sunday evening, police say officers recovered the vehicle in question, a silver 2022 Volkswagen Passat.

“The driver is still outstanding at this time, but the investigation continues,” police added in Sunday evening’s tweet.

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