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Man killed by hit-and-run van driver in Birmingham

Aldridge Road Perry Barr Image copyright Google
Image caption A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a van on Aldridge Road in Perry Barr

A man has been killed by a hit-and-run van driver in Birmingham.

The pedestrian was hit by a white Transit van at about 06:25 GMT on Saturday on Aldridge Road, near Perry Barr greyhound stadium.

West Midlands Police said the man died at the scene and the van driver did not stop during or after the crash.

The force has started an investigation and is appealing for witnesses and calling on the motorist to come forward.

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