Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run crash

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Authorities are searching for the driver who fled the scene of an auto-pedestrian crash that killed a 24 year-old Harlingen man late Friday night.

On Friday, October 23rd, at around 8:30 p.m., DPS Troopers were dispatched to the intersection of Dilworth Road and Rio Red Drive in Harlingen in reference to an auto-pedestrian accident.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the man identified as, Nicholas Serna, 24, was walking northbound on Dilworth Road before being fatally struck. Serna was transported to Valley Baptist Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. 

The fatal crash remains under investigation.

If you have any information on the auto-pedestrian accident you may call the Department of Public Safety at (956) 565-7600.

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