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EAST PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police are investigating an early morning hit-and-run pedestrian crash in East Pittsburgh.

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A 62-year-old man was walking across Route 30 by the Sunoco Gas Station near the Westinghouse Bridge around 2:20 a.m. when he was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle then sped off.

The victim was sent to a local hospital with fractures to his leg, his sacrum and a rib. He was last reported to be in stable condition.

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Officers were able to locate the vehicle and identify the driver after recovering evidence from the scene and checking surveillance video.

The East Pittsburgh Police Department continues to investigate.

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Route 30 was closed in both directions for about two hours, but it has since reopened.