Cleveland police searching for driver of dark SUV that hit, killed couple crossing street

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Two people are dead after a hit and run crash on Cleveland's east side early Monday.

It happened less than one mile from the Fourth District Police Department, at the intersection of East 93rd Street and Kinsman Avenue.

A couple was leaving a club, walking across East 93rd Street when a black SUV hit them.

The couple was killed, and the suspect fled the scene.

A witness said it happened very fast, and the two pedestrians had no time to react.

The witness also said the driver ran into parked cars along Kinsman Road.

The vehicle was last seen heading south on East 93rd Street at a high rate of speed. The vehicle will have heavy front end damage.

Anyone with information on the driver or vehicle is asked to call 216-621-1234.

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