Pedestrian killed in Verona hit-and-run

A man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run crash in Verona.

A man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run crash in Verona.

A man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run crash in Verona. (6/25/16)

VERONA - A man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run crash in Verona.

It happened near Bloomfield Avenue and Hillcrest Terrace around 9:30 p.m. Friday night.

Police say 59-year-old Matthew Beneduce McGrath, of Verona, was taken to a hospital after the crash, where he later died.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

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