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Teen struck, killed by car in Aurora

Police said the driver of the car stayed at the scene.

AURORA, Colo. — A teenager has died after being hit by a car in Aurora Sunday night.

According to the Aurora Police Department (APD), officers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian on South Chambers Road near East Hampden Circle at around 6:15 p.m.

Police said they found a 15-year-old boy who had been hit by a Subaru Forester. He was taken to a hospital, where he died, according to APD.

Investigators determined that the Subaru was heading north on South Chambers Road when the boy stepped into the path of the car and was hit, APD said.

The woman who was driving the car stayed at the scene, according to APD. Police said they don't believe the car was going fast at the time, and they don't believe alcohol or drugs contributed to the crash.

The name of the boy will come from the Arapahoe County Coroner's Office, according to APD.

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From there, an awards committee reviews the information provided and, if the information leads to an arrest, the tipster will be notified. Rewards can be collected using the code numbers received when the tip was originally submitted. 

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