WALNUT CREEK — Walnut Creek police are looking for the person responsible for a hit-and-run accident Saturday night that killed a woman downtown.
Police received several calls around 7 p.m. about a pedestrian down at N. California Blvd. and Civic Dr. Officers found a woman who had been struck by a vehicle while attempting to cross N. California Blvd.
Police said in a statement Sunday the victim sustained major injuries and was transported by an ambulance to a local hospital, where she died.
The driver fled before police arrived. Witnesses described the suspect’s vehicle as a gold or tan, four door sedan.
Walnut Creek police ask anyone with information about the suspect or the vehicle to cotact them at (925) 943-5844.