Coroner identifies victim of fatal hit-and-run in Dayton

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The Montgomery County Coroner identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run as 52-year-old Denise Jackson, of Dayton.

Authorities told 2 NEWS that the accident happened Saturday around 9 p.m. near the intersection of Catalpa Drive and West Fairview Avenue. Jackson was crossing the street when she was struck.

Police provided an update regarding the vehicle that hit Jackson. Initially they thought it was a red SUV, but now believe it to be a Buick Lucerne sedan. The car is still thought to be burgundy or red.

WDTN.com will update this story when more information is available.


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