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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on east side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A male pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run on the east side Sunday night, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said Monday.

The crash occurred near the intersection of East Washington Street and South Shortridge Road at approximately 8:46 p.m., according to IMPD.

Detectives believe an older, grayish Ford F-150 pickup was driving westbound on Washington Street and struck a pedestrian in the roadway.

Police say the truck was last seen heading northbound on Shadeland Avenue from Washington Street.

Anyone with information about a suspect or a suspect vehicle should contact detective Jason Thalheimer by calling 317-327-6549 or sending an email to