An unidentified woman was struck and killed by a hit and run driver early Thursday morning in Lehigh County. State police at Fogelsville said the accident occurred along SR222, between Kressler and Krocks roads, in Lower Macungie Township.
Troopers said the woman was struck near the turnpike overpass by a vehicle whose driver fled the scene. Other motorists did stop immediately after the crash.
The woman's identity is still not known. Troopers said she was between the age of 30-50, with dark brown hair below the shoulders, and may have worn glasses. She was wearing dark blue sweatpants, dark blue polo shirt, blue sweatshirt and white sneakers. Troopers added that she was not dressed for cold weather and had no ID on her. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anyone who may have witnessed the female in the area prior to the accident or witnessed the crash is asked to call troopers at (610) 395-1438.