South San Francisco, Ca November 12, 2017 Submitted by SSFPD
UPDATE FROM SSFPD 11.13.2017 3:15PM
The South San Francisco Police Department continues to investigate the fatal hit and run collision and are following up on several leads. Based on witness statements, the suspect has been described as a Caucasian male , early to mid-thirties, 5-8 to 5-10 in height, approximately 220 pounds with a pencil mustache and short faded haircut. The suspect vehicle was described as a black sedan resembling a 1998- 2000 Toyota or Lexus. The vehicle will probably have minor to moderate damage to the front right end and hood to include a shattered front right headlight lens. The suspect and vehicle were last seen in the area of the 1100 block of Cherry Avenue in San Bruno shortly after the collision.
On Saturday night 11/11/2017 just before midnight, South San Francisco police officers responded to the 200 block of El Camino Real (near Brentwood) on the report of an automobile that struck a pedestrian in the southbound lanes. Officers located a female laying in the street unconscious. South San Francisco Fire Department/Paramedics responded to the scene and transported the victim to the San Francisco General Hospital where she was later pronounced deceased.
The suspect driver fled the scene and has not been contacted at this time. The suspect vehicle was described as a black 1998-2000 Toyota or Lexus passenger car. The suspect vehicle will probably have minor to moderate damage to the right front end and hood.
The South San Francisco Police Department requests the assistance from the public with the identification and location of the suspect driver and vehicle in this fatal collision. This investigation is on-going and anyone with information regarding the incident are encouraged to contact the South San Francisco Police Depatiment at 650-877-8900, the anonymous TIP line at 650-952-2244 or via email; at tips@SSF.net