EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSWVU Student Killed In Hit-And-Run; Police Investigating
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Reported: Sep. 16, 2013 9:41 AM EDT
Updated: Sep. 16, 2013 9:53 AM EDT
Morgantown , West Virginia
Morgantown police were looking for the driver in a hit-and-run that killed a West Virginia University student over the weekend.
Media outlets reported the victim is Joseph Dzuris of Harpers Ferry. They said Dzuris was a civil engineering student at the school.
The incident happened about 5 a.m. Sunday along Patteson Drive in Morgantown, according to a news release from the Morgantown Police Department.
A vehicle was traveling West on Patteson Drive when it struck a pedestrian who was in the road, then took off, police said. The victim died as a result of injuries sustained in the accident.
The incident remains under investigation. If you have any information that could help police, call 304-284-7522.
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