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St. Paul police ask for help finding driver involved in fatal hit-and-run

A woman in her 60s was fatally struck by a utility van in an intersection in St. Paul Thursday evening.

Police are asking for the public's help to identify the person who was driving a silver/gray utility van that hit and killed a woman in St. Paul Thursday night. 

According to the St. Paul Police Department, police responded to the area of East 7th Street and Eichenwald Street in St. Paul just before 6 p.m. after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in the intersection. 

The woman, who was in her 60s, was transported to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead. 

Investigators are trying to figure out who was driving a silver/gray van (pictured above), saying officers found it nearby the scene of the crash, but haven't been able to locate the driver. 

Anyone with information on who was driving the van is asked to call 651-266-5656.

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