Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Female Bicyclist Killed in Pacific Coast Highway Hit and Run

July 11, 2012 - According to reports a female bicyclist was killed in a hit and run crash on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica.

According to authorities the accident occurred at approximately 11:30 p.m. on Pacific Coast Highway in the vicinity of Entrada Drive in Santa Monica. Police said the female bicyclist was struck by a suspect driving a white pickup truck or SUV in the southbound lanes of the highway.

The female bicyclist was identified as a woman in her 30’s who, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The woman’s identity is being withheld pending notification of her next of kin.

Police said the driver reportedly fled the scene and they have no description. Police are asking anyone with information about the deadly hit and run to contact them. The white pickup truck or SUV is believed to have major front end damage, police said.

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