OXNARD (CBSLA.com) — The Oxnard Police Department is looking for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a pedestrian Friday evening.
The accident occurred just after 10:50 p.m.READ MORE: Jokic Has 49, Triple-Double As Nuggets Edge Clippers In OT
Officers arriving at the scene at Hemlock Street and Capstan Drive found a 20-year-old victim who had been hit by a vehicle.
Authorities said debris left at the scene indicated the suspect vehicle — a silver compact — was an Infiniti.
The vehicle was traveling westbound on Hemlock when Aida Reyes tried crossing at a marked crosswalk at Capstan Drive.READ MORE: Lakers Blow Halftime Lead In Loss To Pacers
The Infiniti driver failed to yield, struck the victim and, according to witnesses, fled without stopping or rendering aid.
Reyes was transported to a local hospital where she was listed in critical condition for several hours. Authorities said the woman succumbed to her injuries Saturday morning.
Officers located the suspect vehicle, a 2003 Infiniti G35, in a nearby neighborhood. They have been unable to locate the driver.
If you have information about the collision, you’re asked to contact Senior Officer Maria Peña at (805) 385-7750.MORE NEWS: Grandmother Carrying Infant Allegedly Assaulted By Unhoused Woman In Venice
The investigation is on-going.