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State Police investigating fatal hit and run of Houma man

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GOLDEN MEADOW, LA (WVUE) -

Details are scarce in the hit and run death of a Houma man Saturday morning.

According to State Police, the 48-year-old William Pugh was walking near the intersection of LA 1 and LA 3235 in Lafourche Parish when an unidentified driver hit him with their car and fled the area. Pugh died on the scene.

Investigators discovered that the car was traveling north on LA 1, but no details on the car or driver are currently available.

Police began investigating the scene on Dec. 12, around 6 a.m., but it is unclear when the crash occurred. 

If anyone has information on this hit and run fatality, please call Louisiana State Police at 985-857-3680 or Bayou Region Crime Stoppers at 800-743-7433.

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