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Brooklyn Center Man Seriously Hurt in Columbia Heights Hit-and-Run

Posted at: 03/15/2013 7:00 AM
Updated at: 03/15/2013 10:05 AM
By: Cassie Hart

Police are looking for a hit-and-run suspect in a crash that sent one person to the hospital in Columbia Heights.

The incident happened around 2 a.m. Friday in the crosswalk at 53rd and Central NE, according to police.

Witnesses say the man crossed against the 'Do Not Walk' signal when he was hit by a white or silver passenger car. Police say the driver did not stop.

The 35-year-old man from Brooklyn Center was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center. Police say the victim suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information should call Columbia Heights Police or the Anoka County Sheriff's Office.