Man, 38, is killed in hit-and-run in Toxteth

A 38-year-old man has died in a hit-and-run in Liverpool.

The man was struck by a car in Lodge Lane, Toxteth, at about 2300 BST on Monday. He was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.

Police sealed off the street for forensic inquiries and are seeking CCTV footage of the incident.

Merseyside Police has appealed to anyone with any information about the incident to contact them or Crimestoppers anonymously.

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