A cabbie tries to chase a hit-and-run driver in Miami.

Witnesses say the driver of a white Mercedes SUV hit the victim on Biscayne Boulevard and Northeast 17th Street and kept going.

The cabbie followed him to try and get his tag, but the SUV was going too fast.

Witnesses tel says he left the victim to die in the street.

The victim is at Jackson Memorial, no word yet on his condition.

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