Milwaukee man killed in hit-and-run crash

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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police are searching for a driver who struck and killed a city public works worker, then fled the scene.

The Journal Sentinel reports a Milwaukee Department of Public Works employee was killed in a crash involved a DPW truck and a car about 8 a.m. Friday. City officials issued a joint statement saying the man was filling potholes when he was hit by a car and pinned to his truck.

The 54-year-old Milwaukee man was taken to the hospital and did not survive.

Authorities say the driver fled from the crash on foot.