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27-year-old man dies in early morning hit and run

Springwater Township man pronounced dead at the scene
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SPRINGWATER TWP, ON - On May 5, 2018 members of the Huronia West OPP responded to a collision between a pedestrian and vehicle in Springwater Township. 

The collision occurred near the intersection of County Road 53 and Carson Road sometime before 6am. As a result of the collision, the pedestrian was fatally injured. 

A 27-year-old Springwater Township man was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the involved motor vehicle did not remain at the scene. 

Police are appealing to the public for any information that can assist in the investigation. 

The initial investigation suggests the involved motor vehicle sustained front end damage predominantly on the passenger side. It's believed the vehicle fled the scene heading Northbound on County Road 53. 

Police are asking anyone with information to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can submit your information online at or if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.00. You can follow Crime Stoppers of Simcoe Dufferin Muskoka or @CrimeSDM