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Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 10/24/2011

Man killed in hit-and-run in D.C.

D.C. police are looking for information in a Sunday morning hit-and-run accident in Northwest that killed a 32-year-old man.

The accident happened around 8 a.m., approximately two blocks east of the Shaw Metro stop, police said.

Officers were called to the 1800-block of Sixth St. NW to investigate a report of a man down. They found an unconscious man lying on the ground. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police identified the man as John Young Kim of Berkeley, CA. According to their preliminary investigation, Young was hit and dragged by a vehicle that left the scene, police said.

The major crash unit asks anyone with information to call (202) 727-9099 or 1-888-919-CRIME (1-888-919-2746) or send information anonymously to 1-800-673-2777 to by text message to 50411.

By Theola Labbé-DeBose  |  01:09 PM ET, 10/24/2011

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