Senior killed in hit and run

Suspect has since been released, and no charges are currently being laid

  • Nov. 28, 2011 7:00 a.m.

An elderly woman is dead after being struck by a car in Guildford on the weekend.

On Friday night at about 9 p.m., an 82-year-old  woman was crossing the street at 105 Avenue and 152 Street, when she was hit by a 2000 Honda Civic that subsequently fled.

A 30-year-old female witness from Coquitlam followed the vehicle across the Port Mann Bridge. The 44-year-old suspected driver from Port Coquitlam was apprehended by Coquitlam RCMP.

The suspect has since been released and no charges are being laid at this point.

Police are currently investigating the accident and are asking witnesses to contact them at 604-599-0502.

 

 

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