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Pedestrian hit and killed on Highway 153

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Chattanooga Police are investigating a hit and run accident that has left one man dead.

Just after 4 a.m., Chattanooga Police arrived at 5111 Highway 153 on reports of a person laying in the roadway.

Officers found 44-year-old Tyrone Lee O'Bryant  laying in the southbound lane of Hwy 153.

Chattanooga Police tell Channel 3, O'Bryant was deceased when officers arrived on the scene.

Investigators were able to determine that O'Bryant was walking across Hwy 153 when he was struck by a vehicle traveling southbound on Hwy 153.

The unknown vehicle left the scene before police arrived.

This case is under investigation.

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