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87 year old killed in Belle Glade hit and run

PBSO crime
Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office

An 87 year old man was killed in the early morning hours of Monday when he was hit by a driver in the 150 block of SW 16th St. in Belle Glade.

Palm Beach Sheriff’s investigators say the crash happened at around 2:30 AM in the northbound lanes and the driver did not stop after striking the man.

The make and model of the vehicle is unknown but PBSO believes it was a maroon colored truck that would have significant front end damage from the collision.

The name of the victim has not been released.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 1-800-458-TIPS.