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59-year-old man fatally struck by car in Brooklyn hit-and-run accident

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NEW YORK — Police say a 59-year-old man has been killed in a hit-and-run accident in Brooklyn.

The accident happened at 2:20 a.m. Saturday on Rockaway Parkway in East Flatbush.

Police arrived at the scene and found the man lying on the street unconscious and unresponsive.

The victim was pronounced dead at Brookdale Hospital. His name was not immediately released.

Police say the dark-colored sedan that hit the victim did not stop.

The investigation is continuing.

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