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Hit-skip crash kills man in northern Brown County

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FRUITDALE, Ind. -

Investigators are asking the public for information in connection with a hit-and-run collision that killed a Kentucky man believed to be walking from a central Indiana music festival.

The Brown County Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Chad Demuth died early Sunday along Indiana 135 near the Bill Monroe Music Park in northern Brown County. It says he was struck and killed by a vehicle sometime between 12:20 and 2:20 a.m. Sunday following the John Hartford Memorial Festival at the park about 30 miles south of Indianapolis. Demuth's hometown wasn't disclosed.

The (Bloomington) Herald-Times reports deputies are looking for the driver, the vehicle involved and witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Brown County Sheriff's Office at 812-988-6655 or its tip line at 812-988-6620.

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