Woman struck on Bypass was victim of hit-and-run

Woman struck on Bypass was victim of hit-and-run
First responders on the scene of a vehicle vs. pedestrian collision on Montgomery's Eastern Bypass Monday night.

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Few details have been released regarding the late Monday night injury of a female pedestrian on the city’s Eastern Bypass, but Tuesday evening, the Montgomery Police Department confirmed they’re investigating the case as a hit-and-run.

The woman, whose name has not been released, was taken to an area hospital with unspecified injuries after she was found in the 2800 block of the East South Boulevard. She was struck by a vehicle while trying to cross the major roadway.

Police said Monday night that injuries were possibly life-threatening but could not provide any update on her condition beyond that initial assessment nearly a day later.

No information is known on the driver or type of vehicle that struck the woman.

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