SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - One person has died after a hit-and-run crash in Southwest Miami-Dade.

The crash took place along Old Dixie Highway near Southwest 296th Street, just before 5:30 a.m., Wednesday.

7SkyForce hovered over the scene where the deceased victim could be seen covered by a yellow tarp. Pieces of a scooter could also be seen scattered across the roadway.

Investigators confirmed the victim was a 20-year-old.

They also said a red vehicle was involved in the crash.

Part of Old Dixie Highway near Southwest 296th Street has been closed to traffic.

Police are now searching for the driver.

Please check back on for more details on this developing story.

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