90-year-old woman killed by hit-and-run driver on Christmas Eve
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The Allen County Coroner has identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run on Christmas Eve.
The coroner says 90-year-old Ruth Beyer of Fort Wayne died when she was hit by a car that fled the scene.
Fort Wayne Police PIO Paul Meitz said she had just been in a minor car crash on South Anthony Boulevard near the Menards store. When she walked across the street to exchange information with the other driver, a car hit her. It did not stop. Beyer died on the street shortly before 6:00 pm.
Police believe the suspect car is a black sedan, possibly a Dodge Charger or Challenger. There may be front-end and windshield damage.
If you see a car matching the description, you can call the police.
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