story updated at 3:12 pm on 4/19/15

The Madison County coroner’s office says the pedestrian killed along Route 203 in Granite City on Sunday morning was a St. Louis man.

An autopsy on 25-year-old Mark S. Harris Jr. is scheduled for Monday.

our earlier story:

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX) – Granite City Police are asking for the public’s help, following a fatal hit-and-run on Sunday morning.

It happened on Route 203, a quarter-mile east of 21st Street, around 7:45 am.

Investigators received a 911 call for a body and discovered the victim, described only as a black man.

Police will not release the victim’s name until family has been notified.

If you saw anything, police want to talk with you. Call (618) 877-6111.

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