Pedestrian killed in hit and run on I-10

Published: May. 6, 2017 at 1:59 PM CDT|Updated: May. 6, 2017 at 6:12 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is investigating the hit and run death of a woman in New Orleans East.

The incident happened just before 12:30 a.m. on I-10 eastbound at Crowder Boulevard.

Police say the victim was attempting to cross I-10 when she was struck by a vehicle. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

According to police, a person involved in the accident turned themselves into police, Saturday afternoon. Investigators are questioning the individual. No charges have been filed at this time.

If anyone has any information about this incident, they are asked to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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