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OHP: Identity of Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run released

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Posted at 11:55 AM, Sep 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-27 12:59:08-04

TULSA — Oklahoma Highway Patrol has released the name of the pedestrian that was killed last night in a hit-and-run.

OHP says 59-year-old, Aaron Palmer Jr. of Tulsa, was hit on 1-244 at US- 169 westbound Thursday evening.

Related Story: Interstate closure due to fatal auto-pedestrian crash

OHP officials say Palmer was found laying on the ground near a parked vehicle on the side of the road with the car running and music playing.

The identity of the driver is still unknown, OHP says.

This is an ongoing investigation and developing story.

There is no further information at this time.

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