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MEBANE, N.C. — The man who was struck by a car during a hit-and-run Sunday night has died.

At approximately 6:46 p.m., Mebane Police responded to the area of NorthThird Street and West Center Street in reference to a hit-and-run accident involving a pedestrian.

Christopher Scott Askey, 23, was crossing the roadway in a crosswalk when he was struck.

The suspect vehicle fled the scene.

Investigators are attempting to determine the make of the suspect vehicle based on evidence gathered at the scene.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect or the vehicle is asked to contact the Mebane Police Department at (919) 563-9031 or Alamance County Crime Stoppers at (336) 229-7100.