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Livingston man dies in hit and run accident

POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

A Livingston man is dead after being struck by a vehicle Friday night. 

Authorities in Polk County are now on the search for the driver involved in the accident. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, 32-year-old Leslie Wayne Johnson was found unconscious on the side of the road. 

Authorities believe the accident happened shortly after 10 p.m. off of FM 3277. 

Around 10:30 p.m. Polk County Justice of the Peace Darrell Longino pronounced Johnson dead on the scene. 

The type of vehicle involved in the accident is still being investigated.

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