Pedestrian identified in Shaker Heights hit-and-run

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SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio – A pedestrian was struck by a car on South Park Boulevard in Shaker Heights on Saturday afternoon.

According to Shaker Heights police, 51-year-old James Gerald Caffrey of Shaker Heights, was taken to University Hospitals. He later died from his injuries.

Police said the driver of the car who hit Caffrey ran away from the scene after it happened.

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