Man critical after Hewitt Place hit-and-run

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A hit-and-run on Hewitt Place near Macy Avenue left a 49-year-old man hospitalized Tuesday afternoon. A hit-and-run on Hewitt Place near Macy Avenue left a 49-year-old man hospitalized Tuesday afternoon.
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A hit-and-run on Hewitt Place near Macy Avenue left a 49-year-old man hospitalized Tuesday afternoon.

The victim is at Lincoln Hospital in critical condition.

Investigators say whoever struck him may have dragged his body along with the car while fleeing. His socks and shirts were left behind in the street.

Police say they are reviewing surveillance video from the area.

Neighbors say speeding is a problem, and they asked the Department of Transportation for speed bumps last year.

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