Durham police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident that happened early this morning on North Duke Street between Fairfield Road and Horton Road.
An unidentified man was walking across North Duke Street around 2:40 a.m. when he was struck by a car. The car did not remain at the scene.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The vehicle is described as a dark-colored, possibly black, sedan with heavy front end damage.
Anyone with information is asked to call Inv. G. Munter at (919) 560-4935, ext. 29409 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.