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DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) —  Authorities are searching for the car in a hit and run that killed mixed martial arts fighter Jordan Parsons.

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Delray Beach police say the 25-year-old Parsons died Wednesday – three days after being struck. He was crossing a highway early Sunday when he was hit by a 2012 or 2013 Range Rover Sport that fled.

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Police say Parsons was wearing headphones at the time and may not have heard the vehicle approaching. They say pieces of the SUV were found at the scene, including a side mirror.

The Michigan native fought for Bellator MMA and had an 11-2-0 record. Bellator president Scott Coker calls Parsons “an exceptional athlete and a rising star in the sport.”

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