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Hillcrest pedestrian killed in hit-and-run Tuesday night

Fifth Avenue at Pennsylvania Avenue.
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The San Diego Union-Tribune is reporting this morning that a pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Hillcrest.

It happened about 10:45 pm Tuesday night on Fifth Avenue near Pennsylvania Avenue reports the San Diego Police Department.

The unidentified victim died at the scene.

Police say they are looking for a silver or gray Nissan Cube with damage to the front.

Officer Dino Delimitros said they found a vehicle with a smashed windshield matching the description on Ohio Street near Monroe Avenue at 10:55 pm.

According to the Union-Tribune, It is unclear if that vehicle was the one involved with crime, or if police already have someone in custody.

Update: Robert Anthony Dean, 60, was taken into custody on suspicion of felony hit and run and misdemeanor DUI.