Woman killed in Lake Worth hit-and-run

LAKE WORTH, FL – A female pedestrian passed away weeks after being the victim of a hit-and-run in Lake Worth, WPTV reports. 

The crash occurred shortly before 9 p.m. on September 17th at the intersection of 10th Avenue North and Boutwell Road.

The victim was attempting to cross the road in the pedestrian crosswalk when she was hit by a red 1997 F-150 Ford truck. She was taken to the hospital where she passed away on October 9th.

The driver then abandoned the truck in a nearby industrial park. Police are still searching for the driver.

The Lake Worth Beach car accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, 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  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : October 12, 2022

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