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.

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According to police, the victim was suffering from head trauma when officers arrived on the scene. She was pronounced deceased at an area hospital.

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Police are calling this a hit and run and said they do not have any details on a suspect or a suspect vehicle yet.

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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.