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Woman and unborn baby killed in hit-and-run collision with suspected drunk driver at Avenue J-8 and 10th Street West in Lancaster, California
The pickup driver, meanwhile, fled the scene on foot. Deputies did not provide further information on the suspect or their possible whereabouts.
Preliminary investigation indicates deputies had just initiated a pursuit of a reckless drunk driver in a gray, Ram 1500 pickup, in the area of Avenue K and 12th Street West.
The pregnant woman was rushed to Antelope Valley Hospital, where she and her unborn child both died of their injuries, the sheriff’s department said. Her name was not released.