Man dead after hit-and-run auto pedestrian crash

A man is dead after an auto pedestrian crash in the 8700 block of North Lamar Boulevard. Police say the driver of the car left the scene.

The crash happened just after 6 a.m.

Police say the pedestrian was hit and medics performed CPR on the man as he was being taken to the hospital. However the man did not survive.

It's unclear if weather was a factor in the crash. 

Police are on the lookout for the driver.

Officials say to expect delays and closures in the area as the investigation continues.