MAIT investigating fatal hit-and-run accident on Ft Argyle Rd - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

MAIT investigating fatal hit-and-run accident on Ft Argyle Rd

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Investigators are trying to locate the suspect in a hit-and-run accident that happened on Ft. Argyle Road near MM 5, around 2 a.m. Sunday.

Officers from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department responded to the scene of the crash around 2 a.m. to find 33-year-old Frederick Crawford deceased. Upon arrival, the suspect vehicle had already fled.

Officials believe the victim was walking in the westbound lanes of Ft. Argyle Road when he was struck and killed by white pickup truck with a crew cab or extended cab that was driving in the same direction. The truck also is believed to have a green and white emblem on its door.

This is an ongoing MAIT investigation.

Anyone with information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip line by dialing 912.525.3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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