A woman was killed and two people were hospitalized late Saturday after a fatal hit-and-run crash in Kent, according to police there.
Police responded to the crash about 7:55 p.m. in the 25200 block of Pacific Highway South, according to a news release.
The lone driver in the suspect vehicle was going southbound on Pacific Highway when it ran a red light and hit another vehicle, the news release stated.
A female passenger in the struck car died, police said, and two other people in the car were hospitalized.
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The driver of the striking vehicle fled on foot, police said. The driver’s identity is still unknown.
The investigation into the collision is ongoing.