Car in fatal Brighton hit-and-run located, police searching for driver

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BRIGHTON, N.Y. (WROC) — The Brighton Police Department has found the car involved in the fatal hit-and-run on Wednesday.

However, police are still searching for the driver.

“Several witnesses came forward and, with their help, we were able to locate the striking vehicle in the City of Rochester. The vehicle had front-end damage consistent with a pedestrian being struck,” officials said in a release.

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Highland Avenue at Council Rock Avenue around 3 p.m. Wednesday. Upon arrival, officers found a man in his mid-30s on the ground, deceased.

Investigators are asking anyone in the area with home security cameras to check that footage and contact police with information that may help.

“The incident is still under investigation and no charges have been filed.”

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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