Detectives Investigating Serious Hit and Run, Need Public’s Assistance

Detectives are investigating a hit and run collision that occurred on Thursday, March 19th in Ballard. The victim, an adult female, sustained life-threatening injuries after being struck by the suspect vehicle.

On Thursday, at noon, the victim was in the parking lot of the Fred Meyer in the 900 block of NW 45th Street. The victim was struck by a vehicle which failed to stop and fled the area. The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Detectives are hoping to speak with anyone who may have been in the area at the time and witnessed the collision. Please contact the SPD Violent Crimes Tipline at (206) 233-5000 if you have information.

This remains an active and on-going investigation.