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Police investigating late night hit and run

Released by the Tyler Police Department:

On 06-29-2013 at approximately 9:59pm, police responded to a Pedestrian Accident hit and run that occurred in the 400 block of N. Beckham, Tyler, Smith County, Texas.  Upon officer's arrival, it was determined that a Hispanic male identified as Efran Maldonado (32yrs old) was crossing the roadway on foot when he was struck by a car traveling South bound.

The suspect vehicle failed to stop and fled the scene in an unknown direction. The vehicle was described as a white newer model Dodge Charger. Maldonado was transported to East Texas Medical Center with minor injuries. This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF (903-597-2833).  Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspects in this case or any felony case.

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