STOCKTON (CBS13) — Police say a female pedestrian was killed after being struck on the sidewalk on West Church and South Lincoln Street.
The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. and police do not know how it happened yet. Officials are currently investigating if the woman was walking or standing on the sidewalk.READ MORE: Controversial New Report Says No Amount Of Alcohol Is Good For The Heart
According to police, the victim was suffering from head trauma when officers arrived on the scene. She was pronounced deceased at an area hospital.READ MORE: Study: States With Weaker Gun Laws Have Higher Rates Of Firearm Related Homicides, Suicides
Police are calling this a hit and run and said they do not have any details on a suspect or a suspect vehicle yet.MORE NEWS: Oregon Man Arrested By Authorities After Chase Starting In Placer County
The Stockton Police Department is encouraging citizens to call if they have any information pertaining to this investigation. Callers are asked to call the Stockton Police Department at (209) 937-8377, Hit & Run Officer Dan Burke at 937-8516 or Stockton Crime Stoppers Inc. at (209) 946-0600. Callers can remain anonymous.