The Huntsville Alabama Police Department responded to a fatal hit and run on Sunday night.

Huntsville Alabama Police Officers were dispatched around 9:00 p.m on Sunday to the area of Cook Avenue near Krispy Kreme.

Upon arrival officers discovered that an unknown motorist in a car ran over an individual who was seriously injured.

The victim was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital, but tragically died as a result of their injuries.

Authorities are requesting that if anyone has any information regarding the hit and run to please contact the Huntsville Police Department at 256-722-7100.

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