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UPDATE: London police investigate hit and run

One person is dead after being struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run collision.

London police said a cyclist was found around 4 a.m. Sunday with injuries “as a result of an apparent motor vehicle collision.”

The victim was transported to the hospital and later died from their injuries.

Investigators said the suspect vehicle may be a dark-coloured sedan with significant damage to the front end, hood, and windshield.

Hamilton Road between Inkerman Street and Dreaney Avenue was closed for several hours as the scene was processed.

The Traffic Management Unit has been assigned to the investigation.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously to London Elgin Middlesex Crime Stoppers.

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