California Highway Patrol officers in the High Desert are looking for clues in the hit-and-run death of a 46-year-old woman found along westbound Pearblossom (138) Highway in Littlerock.
Gloria Carrington was found dead near 75th Street East by a passer-by who called authorities just after midnight early Saturday morning, according to the CHP.
No description of the suspect vehicle was available Saturday, while traffic investigators tried to find witnesses.
Carrington was walking in the westbound lane of Pearblossom (138) Highway, west of 75th Street East, when she was struck by a vehicle going the same way, according to the CHP.
The vehicle’s windshield apparently shattered, and investigators expected it to show front-end damage.
—City News Service