Police: Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run

Sarah DiMeo
October 10, 2018 - 2:34 pm

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NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut say a 25-year-old woman who was injured in a hit-and-run has died.

Krystal Riske succumbed to her injuries Wednesday morning. Police say the woman from the Pawcatuck section of Stonington was walking along state Route 2 in North Stonington on Tuesday evening when she was struck by an SUV. The driver fled the scene.

Riske was airlifted to Hartford Hospital.

Police say the driver's vehicle has damage to its passenger side headlight and is missing the passenger side mirror.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Connecticut State Police.