News reports are coming out that at around 6:05am this morning, a pedestrian was struck and killed while crossing the street between Santa Monica Boulevard and Lincoln Boulevard.

The identity of the deceased has not been released other than he is a male in his 50’s. The car took off and fled the scene after fatally striking the man and is said to be driving a grey Toyota Camry. Witnesses saw the Camry drive through a red-light.

If anyone has any information regarding this mornings tragic accident, please contact the Santa Monica Police Department at 310.395.9931.

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