Authorities are searching for the identity of a victim in a fatal hit and run traffic accident in Garden Grove Wednesday evening.
According to police, an elderly Asian woman died after being struck while walking along Garden Grove Boulevard near Sungrove Street at 5:34 p.m.
A witness told police the woman was walking along the north sidewalk of Garden Grove Boulevard shortly before the collision. Minutes later, the witness saw her lying in the street. A silver-colored Ford F150 four-door pickup truck with chrome rims, chrome bumpers and tinted windows was seen driving away from the scene “at a high rate of speed.”
The victim didn’t have any identification with her. She was wearing a blue and green jacket, black jeans and white shoes. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Investigator Jason Perkins at (714) 741-5823.