Child killed and woman injured in Missisisppi hit and run, police ask for info

Police in Mississippi are asking for information after a hit and run claimed the life of a Mississippi child on Saturday.

From the Hattiesburg police:

INFORMATION NEEDED: On Saturday, May 2, 2020, Hattiesburg Police responded to a report of a possible hit-and-run near J.M. Tatum Industrial Drive and Barnes Avenue around 8:30 p.m.

When officers arrived on scene, they discovered a juvenile female, and an adult female in the roadway.

The adult female was transported to a local hospital by ambulance to be treated for her injuries. The juvenile female, was deceased at the scene.

The driver in the incident did not stop at the scene.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.

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