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HOMESTEAD (CBSMiami) – A 5-year-old boy was killed by a hit-and-run driver Saturday night.

It happened just after 8:30 p.m. on the 600 block of SW 14 Avenue.

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Homestead police told CBS4 the driver who hit the child drove away. They are now working on getting a description of the car.

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Police did release surveillance video taken around the time the boy was struck. It shows a white pick up truck towing a U-Haul double-axle trailer. They say the driver of that car is only considered a person of interest at this time.

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If you have any information, you are asked to call Homestead police or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Team