Police investigating deadly hit-and-run crash in Petersburg

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PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities in Petersburg are investigating a deadly hit-and-run that took place late Saturday night, police said.

Petersburg Police responded to the 300 block of S. Sycamore Street after receiving a report of a pedestrian hurt in the road from possibly being struck by a car.  

The individual hit, identified as Lorenza Young from Petersburg, was taken to a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries, police said.

If you have any information concerning this incident, believe that you heard or saw anything in the area of the incident, please contact the Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or by sending a tip by downloading the P3tips App to your phone or by going to P3tip.com.

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