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Police release sketch of deadly hit-and-run driver

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police are searching for the hit-and-run driver who killed a man in SE Portland, and they're hoping a newly released sketch will help them track him down.

On Monday, investigators released a sketch of the man they said hit and killed David Eklund, 60, on Wednesday night. 

Eklund was walking across SE Powell near 71st when a car in the westbound lane hit him, investigators said. Eklund was taken to the hospital where he later died. 

The driver took off in a small black SUV, investigators said. Police believe the vehicle may have damage to the front. 

Crimestoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for any information leading to an arrest.

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