Detroit police seek tips in fatal Christmas Eve hit-and-run

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are asking for the public's help identifying and locating a driver in a fatal Christmas Eve hit-and-run crash on Detroit's west side.

The fatal crash took place about 12:30 a.m. that Thursday in the area of Schoolcraft and Greenfield.

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Police say the victim, a 44-year-old man, was crossing the street when hit by a vehicle traveling south on Greenfield. 

But rather than stop, police say the driver kept going south on Greenfield, taking a right onto Plymouth Road.

Police are looking for a blue sedan, and say it might be a Ford Fusion. 

Police ask that people with information on the sedan and its driver call Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 800-SPEAK-UP. Crime Stoppers tipsters remain anonymous.