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Pedestrian hospitalized following hit-and-run in parking lot

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A pedestrian is fighting to stay alive after being hit by a vehicle early Sunday morning.

According to Louisville Metro police, a witness said the person was struck by a dark colored SUV in a small parking area in the 500 block of North 26th Street, near Portland Avenue.

The driver in the SUV fled the scene. Police said the victim was rushed to University of Louisville Hospital with life threatening injuries.

The identity of the person who was hit has not been released.

If you have any information about the driver of the SUV you are asked to call the anonymous police tipline at (502) 574- LMPD.

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