NOPD: Woman killed in Seventh Ward hit-and-run

NOPD: Woman killed in Seventh Ward hit-and-run

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police are investigating a hit-and-run fatality at the intersection of North Dorgenois and Frenchman streets in the

The incident happened around 3:42 a.m. on Wednesday.

The female victim was taken to a hospital where she later died.

Officers said a Mercury Milan was traveling north on Frenchman St. and a Honda CRV was traveling west on North Dorgenois St. when it collided in a t-bone crash. After striking two residential structures in the 2500 block before coming to a rest. The Honda CRV came to a rest nearby in the street in the 2500 block of Frenchmen St.

The driver and passenger of the Milan were taken to the hospital, where the woman died.

The driver of the CRV fled the scene on foot, according to the NOPD.

If you have any information about this fatality, please call Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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