Hit and Run Seriously Injures Woman on Portage Avenue

Hit and Run Seriously Injures Woman

WINNIPEG - A hit and run on Portage Avenue late last night resulted in a pedestrian being taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The victim, a woman in her 30's, was struck by an eastbound vehicle as she attempted to cross the street. The vehicle fled the scene. She was taken to hospital in critical condition and has been upgraded to stable condition.

Less than two hours later a man flagged down police and turned himself in for the accident.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Traffic Division. Investigators are looking for possible witnesses to the collision. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

TOPICS:   Winnipeg Crime

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