Woman Killed in Indio Hit-and-Run on Highway 111
INDIO, Calif. (February 13, 2020) – Christina Nicholson, 35, died early Monday, February 3rd in a hit-and-run collision while walking along Highway 111 in Indio.
The victim was identified by the Riverside County Sheriff Coroner.
Police responded to the scene of the fatal accident at around 2:30 a.m. west of Clinton Street, according to an article published by NBC Palm Springs.
The woman was apparently crossing on the south side of Highway 111 when she was struck by the motorist.
Paramedics responded and found the critically injured woman lying in the roadway where she died the scene.
Meanwhile, police stated the driver fled the scene without stopping to help the woman.
The fatal traffic incident remains under investigation.
A Go Fund Me page was established to help her family cover funeral expenses.
Witnesses or anyone with information about the crash should contact Indio police at 760-391- 4051 or submit anonymous tips to Coachella Valley CrimeStoppers at 760-341-7867.
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