(BERLIN TOWNSHIP) -- A 48-year old Berlin Township man was killed in a hit and run traffic crash early Friday morning. St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon says the man was walking on Hough Road west of Berville Road around 1:45 a.m. when he was struck by a passing vehicle, which fled the scene. The victim, Christopher Demrose, was transported to McLaren Hospital in Mt. Clemens where he was later pronounced dead. Deputies were assisted by Armada EMS and Berlin Township Fire and Rescue. Sheriff Donnellon says the incident remains under investigation and there is no information on the suspect vehicle at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Steve Rickert at 810-987-1711.