Woman killed in overnight hit and run in north Amarillo

VIDEO: Woman killed in overnight hit and run in north Amarillo

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The Amarillo Police Department is investigating a hit and run that left one woman dead late Wednesday night.

Around 10:45 p.m., officers were called to the 800 block of East Amarillo Boulevard on reports of a car hitting a person.

Police say 42-year-old Melissa Ann Brown was crossing Amarillo Boulevard when she was hit by a white SUV.

The SUV then drove away from the scene.

Brown was taken to a local hospital where she died of her injuries.

If you have any information on this incident, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at (806) 374-4400.

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