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Tulsa police search for driver involved in deadly hit-and-run auto-pedestrian crash

Posted at 2:35 PM, Jul 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-02 15:35:15-04

TULSA -- Tulsa police are searching for the driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run auto-pedestrian crash in June.

Police said around 11 p.m. on June 23, Max Ernst, 32, was walking north on 71st Street near 1600 East Block when he was struck by a truck that continued westbound on 71st Street before leaving the scene.

Ernst died from his injuries approximately an hour after the crash.

The truck was described as a dark-colored 1999-2002 model Chevy Silverado. There will be front end damage around the driver's front side, police said. 

Attached are sample photos of similar trucks.

It is unknown if the truck is a single cab or extended cab. 

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