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FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Ft. Lauderdale police have asked for the public’s help in finding a driver who struck a woman and left her in the street to die.

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The hit and run happened last Thursday, April 19th, around 2:30 a.m. in the 800 block of North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard.

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According to police, the driver was heading north on the boulevard, approaching, East Sunrise Boulevard, when they hit 31-year-old Sonya Romero who was in a northbound lane.

The driver, according to police, didn’t stop and try to help Romero. She was taken to Broward Health Medical Center where she died.

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Anyone who may have witnessed the accident, or has information regarding it, is urged to call the police at (954) 828-5753 or Broward Crime Stoppers at (954) 493-TIPS (8477).