Woman killed in Arlington hit-and-run

A woman died Friday night after she was struck by a vehicle, which left the scene, police said.

The woman was found lying in the street at Northeast Green Oaks Boulevard and Burney Road at about 8:15 p.m. She was pronounced dead at a hospital, police said.

A witness told police that the woman was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk, and investigators are looking for an older model SUV or similar vehicle, which is believed to have hit her and left.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact investigator David Szatkowski at 817-459-5786 or by calling Tarrant County Crime Stoppers at 817-469-8477. Tipsters may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.

The Tarrant County medical examiner’s office will release the victim’s name pending identification and notification of next of kin.

Mark David Smith, 817-390-7808

Twitter: @MarkSmith_FWST