Man killed in Seventh Ward hit and run

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A pedestrian was hit and killed Monday night in the Seventh Ward.

The accident that happened just before 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of St. Bernard and North Claiborne avenues.

A 70-year-old man was crossing the street when he was hit by an oncoming vehicle.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died.

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