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Pedestrian killed in Avondale hit-skip identified

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AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) -

A pedestrian was killed while trying to cross the street Friday night. 

Walter Oliver, 53, was hit around 10:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of Reading Road, according to police. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials said he was struck by a dark colored SUV, possible a GMC Yukon or Chevrolet Tahoe. The vehicle took off without stopping to check on the victim.

Speed and impairment are unknown at this time. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cincinnati Police Department's Traffic Unit at (513) 352-2514.

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