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MAN KILLED IN HIT-AND-RUN WAS HELICOPTER PILOT, IAN PULLEN

A man who was killed in a hit and run at Glenridding near Singleton last week has been identified as a helicopter pilot from New Zealand.

Police say 44-year-old Ian Pullen was in Newcastle to provide assistance during bushfire season.

His body was discovered on Carrington Road on Saturday morning, and so far, no one has come forward to claim responsibility for the incident.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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Jacinta Lee is a reporter and producer for NBN News. She previously worked as a reporter and newsreader for radio stations in Newcastle and Canberra, graduating from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Communication in 2017.

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