Dallas police looking for speeding driver who hit, killed elderly woman

The Dallas Police Department is searching for the driver who fatally struck an 82-year-old woman yesterday morning in northwest Dallas.

At 11:11am, Dallas police and paramedics responded to the intersection of Royal Lane and Rosser Road to help a woman struck by a vehicle. Dallas Fire Rescue transported the victim to a local hospital where she died.

Police say the suspect vehicle was traveling at high speeds when the accident occurred. The suspect driver and passengers abandoned the vehicle and ran away on foot.

The suspect vehicle is a gray Toyota Avalon, Texas license plate PKH5392.

Anyone with information about the crash, or who knows the identity of the suspect is asked to contact  Detective Doris Smith #5956 at (214) 671-0013 or doris.smith@dallascityhall.com Please reference case number 201951-2022.