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Man in Abbotsford killed in apparent hit-and-run: police

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Police were called just before 6 a.m. to report of a found body

Identity of the man is not known at this time

Abbotsford police and major crime detectives are currently on scene

ABBOTSFORD (NEWS 1130) – Abbotsford police are investigating a possible hit-and-run after a body was found early Saturday morning.

Just before 6 a.m. police were called to the area of North Parallel Road and Atkinson Road, where the unnamed man’s body.

The identity of the man is not known at this time.

Abbotsford police officers, major crime detectives and collision reconstructionists are on scene and are in the early stages of the investigation.

North Parallel Rd is closed between McDermott and No 4 roads and Highway 1 West Bound is down to one lane, West of No 3 Road.

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Police are asking for anyone who may have information, CCTV, or dashcam footage in this area around the accident, to contact the Abbotsford Police department at 604-859-5225, or text the department at 22973.