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Phoenix police seek driver who fled fatal accident

December 24, 2017

PHOENIX (AP) — Police say they’re looking for the driver of a sedan that struck and killed a woman in north Phoenix and then drove away.

They say 53-year-old Jessie Lindsey of New River was struck Friday evening and found badly hurt on 15th Avenue. She was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Police found a car bumper at the scene and believe it came from the vehicle involved in the accident.

They say officers need the public’s help identifying the driver who fled the scene.

There is a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in the case.

Police say Lindsey is survived by two adult children and three grandchildren.

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