LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Long Beach police Wednesday were seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that critically injured a 43-year-old woman.
The collision took place Nov. 22 at 5:39 p.m. on South Street near Ackerfield Avenue, police said.
Sandra Davis reportedly was crossing South Street, not in a crosswalk or intersection, when she was struck by a small, older model, light tan or beige-colored Altima-style vehicle, according to witnesses.
The suspect braked momentarily, indicating to police the driver was aware of the collision, before fleeing the scene.
Davis was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries where she remains in critical condition, officials said.
Anyone who may know of a vehicle matching this description that sustained front-end damage or knows anything further about the incident was asked to call Long Beach Police Collision Investigation Det. Richard Birdsall at (562)570-7355. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIPLA plus the tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit www. lacrimestoppers.org.