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Police seek driver in fatal hit-and-run on Detroit's west side

DETROIT – Detroit police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating an unknown driver in connection with a fatal hit and run that took place on the city’s west side.

Police said a 69-year-old woman was hit while walking in the street on West 7 Mile near Rutherford around 1 a.m. Feb. 11.

The driver of the vehicle continued driving after the crash. The vehicle involved is described as a Dodge Charger or Challenger and is dark in color.

A video taken from a nearby surveillance camera shows the vehicle in question. 

Detroit police said the vehicle most likely has front-end damage to its grill.

Anyone has information about this incident is asked to contact Detroit police at 313-596-2260.