The Lakewood Police Traffic Unit is investigating a fatal auto/pedestrian hit and run crash that occurred at W. Colfax Ave. and Ingalls St at approximately 7:45 pm on this date. The crash happened when an adult female was crossing Colfax. Her direction of travel at this time is unknown. The vehicle involved was traveling southbound on Ingalls St. and made a right turn to go west on Colfax Ave. The vehicle struck the pedestrian and left the scene westbound on Colfax Ave.
The pedestrian was transported to the hospital and later died as a result of the crash. Her identity is not being released until the Coroner’s office can make family notifications.
The only description of run vehicle is a mid-size or full-size black SUV. The investigation is on-going and video from the surrounding area is being checked. Anyone who might information on this crash is asked to contact the Lakewood Police Department at 303-987-7111.
Posted on: Friday, December 07, 2018