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Woman killed in hit-and-run crash on 45th Street near Military Trail in West Palm Beach

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Fatal hit-and-run crash on 45th Street near Military Trail on March 4, 2019.
Posted at 6:30 AM, Mar 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-13 10:40:10-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The West Palm Beach Police Department is investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash Monday morning on 45th Street near Military Trail.

Eastbound 45th Street from Military Trail to Village Boulevard was closed for several hours but re-opened around 9 a.m.

Police said a woman, later identified as 58-year-old Cassandra Dendy, was crossing the 4200 block of 45th St., walking south, when she was struck by a vehicle traveling east. Police say the truck is a 1999-2002 white Chevrolet Silverado with chrome step rails.

Anyone with information is asked to to call Traffic Homicide Investigator Hatfield at 561-822-1900 or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers, 800-458-TIPS.