- Associated Press - Saturday, August 22, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Police are investigating after fatal hit-and-run on Southern Avenue SE in the District of Columbia.

Police say it happened Friday at just after 6 p.m. Police say a vehicle traveling in a northeastern direction struck a female pedestrian in the 1300 block of Southern Avenue SE. The woman was taken to a hospital where she died.

Police say they are looking for a newer model black Chevrolet Tahoe in connection with the hit-and-run. Police also released a photo of a person of interest in the case, a black male wearing a pink shirt and navy hat.

Police identified the woman who died as 56-year-old Emebet Kebede of Lanham, Maryland.

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