- Associated Press - Friday, August 28, 2015

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Authorities are looking for a driver suspected of fatally hitting a pedestrian and then fleeing the scene of the collision in Lame Deer, about 100 miles east of Billings.

The Billings Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/1fKyBhf) Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Richard Drake says a vehicle failed to stop at a sign where highways 212 and 39 intersect, colliding with a woman who was crossing the road.

The driver fled and has yet to be found. Authorities have not released the woman’s identity or a description of the vehicle that may have been involved.

An investigation is being led by the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the FBI.


Information from: The Billings Gazette, https://www.billingsgazette.com

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