NORFOLK, Va. - A 15-year-old was killed after a hit-and-run crash that happened Sunday afternoon.
Police say they are investigating after a call came in for a crash at 3:45 p.m., in the 2900 block of Leo Street.
Police said their preliminary investigation revealed that the driver of a Mercedes SUV ran a stop sign and hit another vehicle. The driver and passengers of the Mercedes SUV ran from the scene before police arrived, according to police.
The 15-year-old victim was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where she was later pronounced deceased as a result of her injuries.
Police are investigating and ask if you have any information that can help to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3Tips mobile app.
#NorfolkPD is currently investigating vehicle crash in the 2900 block of Leo Street. A female juvenile has been transported to SNGH with serious injuries. Call came in around 3:45 p.m. Please avoid the area while #NPD continues to investigate. pic.twitter.com/TdTL9ZlJVU— Norfolk Police Dept (@NorfolkPD) January 10, 2021
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