Police investigate deadly hit and run near Airport

El Paso News

One person is dead following a deadly hit-and-run pedestrian crash late Saturday night.

The crash happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Airport Rd. and Butterfield Trail Blvd. near the El Paso Airport. 

Police say the victim, a woman in her mid-40s, was pushing a cart in the roadway when she was hit.

According to a news release, the driver of the vehicle involved, described as a Lincoln Town Car, did not stop to render aid.

The identity of the woman has not yet been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 212-4080, 832-4400, or Crime Stoppers at 566-TIPS.

KTSM will update this story as additional information becomes available. 

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