Driver sought after elderly woman killed in hit-and-run overnigh - KMOV.com

NEW DETAILS

Driver sought after elderly woman killed in hit-and-run overnight

Posted: Updated:
Police on the scene of the hit-and-run accident in the 5500 block of Page. Credit: KMOV Police on the scene of the hit-and-run accident in the 5500 block of Page. Credit: KMOV

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The search for a hit-and-run driver is underway after an elderly woman died overnight.

Albertia Russ, 86, was hit by a vehicle in the 5500 block of Page Avenue in the West End neighborhood just after 9 p.m. Thursday.

According to police, the vehicle that hit Russ may have been racing another unknown vehicle at the time.

The woman died at the hospital after being taken from the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Copyright 2017 KMOV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved

Watch News 4 Now

Mouse over player for controls · LAUNCH FULL PLAYER

Powered by Frankly