Fatal auto pedestrian accident claims one life
POSTED: Monday, September 16, 2013 - 4:05pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 7:03am
MCALLEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — McAllen police are looking for the driver of a fatal hit and run auto pedestrian accident this morning.
Shortly after 2:20 a.m. McAllen PD responded to the 4900 block of Frontage Road near Bentsen Road where a woman was reportedly struck by a vehicle.
The victim is identified as 23-year-old Perla Alvarado from Palmview.
Police say the driver involved in the accident fled the scene after hitting Alvarado and has not been located. Investigators are also trying to determine the make and model of the vehicle.