FOUNTAIN VALLEY (CBSLA) – Authorities are looking for a driver who struck and killed a woman in a Fountain Valley street overnight Sunday.

capture86 Driver Flees After Hitting, Killing Woman In Fountain Valley Street


The collision occurred at around midnight at the intersection of Bushard Street and Warner Avenue, at a crossing near a 405 Freeway on-ramp. The driver sped away.

According to Fountain Valley police, officers arrived to find a woman dead at the scene. She was not immediately identified.

It’s unclear if the woman was in a crosswalk when she was hit, police said.

A 7-Eleven employee told CBS2 that she and a co-worker were outside when they heard a loud noise and immediately knew there had been an accident.

Police do not have a description of the suspect or the vehicle. Investigators are hoping to obtain security camera footage from nearby businesses.


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