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Another Hit-and-Run Death in Wilton Manors

Written by Richard Hack

WILTON MANORS—Raymond King, a local 39-year-old man, was injured and bleeding in the middle of NE 6th Avenue in Wilton Manors when he was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver last Friday morning at around 3 a.m. He was reportedly thrown nearly 40 feet by the impact of the accident, and pronounced dead on the grassy swale near the intersection of NE Sixth Avenue and 27th Court.

According to Broward Sheriff’s office spokesperson Gina Carter, no witnesses have come forward and the identity of the driver remains unknown.

Ironically, the victim would have turned 40 on Sunday, July 12.

If you have information about this accident, please call Detective Michael Wiley at 954-321-4841. Anonymous tips can be made to Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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