Driver located in fatal hit and run in Gloversville

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Driver located in fatal hit and run in Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A male pedestrian is dead after a hit and run accident on East Fulton Street, between Judson Street and Littauer Place in Gloversville.

Police responded to the area at around 8:30 p.m. Saturday night and found the male victim, identified as 61-year-old Lawrence Douglas Irby Jr., with severe injuries.

Irby was transported to Nathan Littauer Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The suspect vehicle which hit the pedestrian had left the scene. Police say the driver and the vehicle has been located.

The driver and two passengers who were in the car have been questioned regarding the crash. No word on whether there have been any arrests.

Anyone who may have witnessed this accident, or has any information, is asked to contact the Gloversville Police Department at 518-773-4506.

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