NORFOLK, Va. - A woman struck by a vehicle this evening in the Ocean View area of the city died from her injuries.
Around 10:20 p.m. police responded to the 1400 block of East Ocean View Avenue for a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian.
When police arrived they found an adult woman lying in the street. Paramedics pronounced her dead on scene. The vehicle that struck her had fled the area. The Norfolk Police Traffic Fatality Team is investigating the circumstances surrounding the hit-and-run incident.
The identity of the deceased woman will not be released until her family has been notified.
No further information is available for release at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call the Norfolk Crime Line at either:
CALL: 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887)
TEXT: text "NORFOLK" and your tip information to 274637 (CRIMES)
WEB: submit a web tip to www.norfolkcrimeline.com
No suspect or other information is available for release at this time.