MARGATE (CBSMiami) – An 80-year-old man was killed Saturday after a driver hit him while crossing the road, said police.

The Margate Police Department is investigating the circumstances of the crash that happened at Coconut Creek Parkway and N. State Road 7 just before 8:30 p.m.

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According to officers, Emanuel Forgue, 80, of North Lauderdale was crossing N. State Road 7 when a silver, Nissan Pathfinder struck him.

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Police said the driver was Micheline Antoine-Bright of Margate.

Forgue was taken to North Broward Medical center where he died.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Traffic Homicide Investigator Paul Frankenhauser at (954) 972-7111.