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Woman with walker killed in hit-and-run; Ontario police search for driver

By in Press Enterprise on January 4, 2018

By Gail Wesson

Oolice are looking for a driver who struck and killed an 85-year-old Ontario woman who was walking with a walker Tuesday evening.

Authorities say the fatal crash took place at 7:52 p.m. near Holt Boulevard and Virginia Avenue in Ontario. The driver was gone when police arrived. No description of the vehicle was available.

The victim died at the hospital, according to an Ontario police news release. Her name was not released pending notification of next of kin.

Investigators are attempting to locate and interview witnesses. They asked anyone with information to call the Police Department at 909-986-6711 or Cpl. Jeff Mirtich at 909-395-2001, ext. 4587. Information may be reported anonymously to the WeTip hotline at 800-782-7463 or


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