Woman, 57, killed in Surrey hit-and-run

It happened at 6:45 s.m. Monday on King George Boulevard near 83rd Avenue

SURREY — A 57-year-old woman was killed early Monday morning when she was struck by a vehicle while crossing King George Boulevard near 83rd Avenue in Newton.

The vehicle took off and police are looking for the driver. It happened at 6:45 a.m.

The victim was pronounced dead at hospital. Police have not released her name.

“No suspect vehicle descriptions are available at this time,” Surrey CMP Cpl. Scotty Schumann said. “Further information will be released when it becomes available.”

Police closed the boulevard in both directions, between 80th Avenue and 84th Avenue as the Surrey RCMP’s criminal collision investigation team and the integrated collision analysis and reconstruction service investigate.

Police ask anyone with more information to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502.

tom.zytaruk@thenownewspaper.com

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