Woman dies after hit and run accident

50-year-old Shelley Lynn Hackbarth hit by car while crossing 8 Mile road at Gratiot Avenue

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:33:42 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 09 2013 12:04:30 PM EST
EASTPOINTE, Mich. -

A woman is dead after a deadly hit and run accident in Eastpointe.

Police say 50-year-old Shelley Lynn Hackbarth was hit about 10:15 p.m Tuesday.

According to police, she was crossing 8 Mile Road at Gratiot Avenue when she was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound on 8 mile.

The vehicle did not stop and fled the accident. Hackbarth was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police are looking for a silver or white Dodge Intrepid and are seeking witnesses to the accident and tips in the case.

Eastpointe Police are asking anyone with information to call them at (586)-445-5100.