By CBSLA Staff

NORTH HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) — A man in his 40s died Wednesday evening after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in North Hollywood.

According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the crash happened at about 6:50 p.m. at the intersection of Lankershim Boulevard and Stagg Street. (CBSLA)

According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the crash happened at about 6:50 p.m. at the intersection of Lankershim Boulevard and Stagg Street.

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The man, whose identity was not immediately released, died at the scene. Police did not provide a description of the suspect vehicle.

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Investigators remained at the scene late into the night for the investigation, with southbound traffic on Lankershim stopped between Staff and Strathern streets.

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