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Fatal hit and run accident in Port Arthur

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The Port Arthur Police Department is investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident that happened around 3:30 a.m. Saturday at 1700 Main Ave.

Upon arrival, police found a man lying in the roadway with severe head injuries. Officers determined he was struck by a vehicle.

Police say the driver failed to stop and render aid. 

The victim died from his injuries at Christus Hospital Saint Mary.

The victim is only identified as a 31-year-old man from Port Arthur.


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