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Police looking for driver in fatal Koreatown hit-and-run

Los Angeles police are looking for the driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run Saturday night in Koreatown.

The incident occurred about 11:20 p.m. at the intersection of Olympic Boulevard and Norton Avenue, said Sgt. Rita Woodle. The victim was not in a crosswalk at the time, Woodle said.

The unidentified victim was transported to California Hospital, where the individual was pronounced dead. No information was available about the victim pending notification of next of kin.

No vehicle description was available, Woodle said. Detectives from LAPD's West Traffic Division are investigating.

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