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58-year-old Porterville man killed by hit-and-run driver while crossing road

Porterville police say a pedestrian was killed in a car crash on Friday.

Pedestrian Ray Schlaepfer, 58, was crossing Henderson Avenue in a well-lit area just east of G Street when he was hit by a vehicle, according to police.

The driver of the vehicle did not stop or slow down and drove east on Henderson Avenue.

The first responders did a CPR on Schlaepfer and he was rushed to a local hospital, but died of his injuries shortly afterwards, police say.

They look for the suspect, and investigate the incident.

If you have any information about this crash, contact Officer Richardson at (559) 782-7400.

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