Fatal Hit-and-Run

The Calgary Police Service is investigating an early morning fatal hit-and-run.

At approximately 3:30 a.m. this morning, Wednesday, March 18, 2105, officers responded to a call of a female victim found deceased in the westbound lane of 16 Avenue and 5 Street N.E.

The injuries she sustained are consistent with being struck by a vehicle.

The Traffic Section remains on scene and the area will be closed for several hours.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service Traffic Section at 403-567-4000, or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477 FREE

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

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