St. Petersburg police investigating deadly hit-and-run

- The St. Petersburg Police Department is looking for the person responsible for a deadly hit and run.

It happened Monday around 9:30 P.M. at the intersection of 20th Avenue S and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street S.

Police say a pedestrian was crossing the street when the person -- as yet unidentified -- was hit and killed by a SUV. That SUV kept driving and the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by St. Petersburg Fire Rescue.

Police are still looking for that vehicle, described as a dark-colored, blue or black SUV.

Anyone with information about this accident is asked to call the St. Petersburg Police Department at (727) 893-7780.

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