MIAMI (CBSMiami)- A man was hit and killed by a semi-tractor trailer on Monday morning in West Miami-Dade and police are searching for the driver responsible.

Arturo Martin, 62, was hit and killed by a semi-tractor trailer in West Miami-Dade. (Courtesy of Miami-Dade Police)

Arturo Martin, 62, was fatally struck by the tractor trailer at the intersection of NW 36 street and NW 72 Avenue.

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Police said the driver fled east bound on NW 36 St and never stopped to check on Martin.

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According to authorities, the color of the tractor is unknown, but the trailer is said to be white and red with the word ‘Logistics’ written on the side.

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Anyone with information on this incident, is asked to contact Miami-Dade Police Department Traffic Homicide Detective M.J. Martinez at (305)-471-2425 or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Miami-Dade County Crime Stoppers at (305)-471-TIPS (8477).