Police investigating deadly hit-and-run in Miramar

MIRAMAR, Fla. – Authorities in Miramar are conducting a death investigation that is a result of a hit-and-run crash.

The investigation took place throughout most of Sunday morning.

A number of officers were observed taking over the area along Pembroke Road near South 65th Avenue.

Local 10 News’ cameras were rolling as officers set up crime scene tape, blocking off the area.

Investigators photographed the scene as they found shoes and other items scattered in the road.

A number of evidence markers could be seen on the ground near a body that was covered by a yellow tarp.

The body was later taken away from the scene by the medical examiner’s officer.

From above, investigators used drones to map out the scene.

What exactly happened is still unknown.

Authorities have yet to provide a description of the vehicle involved or say whether they are seeking any suspects.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.


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Joseph Ojo joined Local 10 in April 2021. Born and raised in New York City, he previously worked in Buffalo, North Dakota, Fort Myers and Baltimore.

Cody Weddle joined Local 10 News as a full-time reporter in South Florida in August of 2022. Before that, Cody worked regularly with Local 10 since January of 2017 as a foreign correspondent in Venezuela and Colombia.