Hit-and-run driver fatally hits 73-year-old woman in South Palm Beach 

SOUTH PALM BEACH, FL – A 73-year-old woman crossing the 3500 block of S Ocean Boulevard died after she was hit by a driver who then fled the scene on Friday. 

This collision happened after 6 p.m. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office told WPTV that the suspect was said to have driven a black 2016 to 2017 GMC Terrain, which had sustained front-end damage. The driver was last seen going north on Ocean Blvd. 

The woman, who was identified as Hatixhe Laiqi of South Palm Beach, was declared dead at the scene. 

The West Palm Beach pedestrian accident lawyers of Schuler, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation by calling 561.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : November 14, 2023

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