Capitol Heights crash leaves 1 dead, 1 hurt

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      An 18-year-old was killed when a car rear-ended a moped he was riding on, then fled the scene Tuesday morning on Central Avenue, a police source tells ABC7 News.

      The victim, identified as Roberto Reyes, was pronounced dead at the scene, ABC7 reports.

      A second passenger on board the scooter remains in serious condition at a local hospital.

      Authorities say the hit-and-run occurred around 1:30 a.m. in Capitol Heights.

      The identities of the victims have not been released.

      A portion of northbound Central Avenue was closed for a few hours as police conducted an investigation.

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