Man found dead after East Harlem hit-and-run

A pedestrian was fatally struck in East Harlem Tuesday by a vehicle that left the scene.

The 36-year-old man was lying on Madison Avenue before he was struck just after 9:30 p.m.

He has been identified as Christopher Costa, of New York.

The driver of the grey SUV that struck him continued northbound on Madison Avenue.

The victim was pronounced dead.
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