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Man Died After Early Morning Hit-And-Run in Somerville, Police Say

A man died of wounds sustained in a hit-and-run in Somerville this weekend, police said Wednesday.

He was identified as 68-year-old Kevin Demont, who is believed to be homeless, according to the Massachusetts State Police. Their investigation is ongoing.

Demont was hit by a vehicle about 3 a.m. Sunday morning on Mystic Avenue and Shore Drive. He was believed to have been in a marked crosswalk, police said in a statement.

Seriously injured, Demont was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, but he died Monday, according to police.

Police ask anyone with information about the crash or the driver or vehicle involved in it to call 781-396-0100.

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