Woman walking killed in hit-and-run in Center Line

Woman walking killed in hit-and-run in Center Line

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CENTER LINE, Mich. (WJBK) -

A fatal hit-and-run pedestrian accident on 11 Mile Road just east of Van Dyke Avenue in Centerline is under investigation.

Around 11:30 p.m. Thursday a body was found in the roadway. Emergency crew responded and found small signs of life but the victim was pronounced dead at the hospital. She is a white female in her 60s.

An autopsy performed Friday morning concluded the woman died from injuries sustained from a vehicle accident.

"The injuries that she sustained were directly related to being involved in a motor vehicle accident," says Paul Myszenski, Director of Public Safety. A cut on her head and severe internal injuries were discovered.

Police believe she may have been walking home.

If anybody has information about this crime contact the Centerline Public Safety Department at (586) 757-2200.

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