Police search for hit-and-run driver involved in East El Paso crash

El Paso News

Police need your help finding the hit-and-run driver who left an elderly woman seriously injured on Loop 375 early Friday morning.

As KTSM previously reported, the crash happened at about 6:30 a.m. near the Vista del Sol exit.

Police say the victim, an 87-year-old woman, was traveling north when her car slowed down or came to a near stop in the roadway.

A silver Ford F-150 then hit the back of her car at highway speeds before driving off, according to a news release. 

The woman was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses at the scene were able to capture the above photo of the vehicle involved.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (915) 832-4400 or Crime Stoppers at (915) 566-TIPS (8477).

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