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NEWORLEANS-- New Orleans police are investigating a fatal accident involving a pedestrian Sunday afternoon.

The incident happened at about 4 p.m. in the 2600 block of Elysian Fields Avenue.

Police haven't released much information on what happened, but they have confirmed that a pedestrian was crossing the street when he was struck by a vehicle.

Police first said the death was due to a hit and run, but officers now say the driver remained on the scene.

There's no word so far on whether the driver will face charges in connection with the death.

The victim hasn't been identified.

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