Tina Fontanez, 24, and Catalina Melendez, 23, killed in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver on Vine Street in Hartford, Connecticut
preliminary investigation revealed that the two women had just exited a cab and were in the travel lanes when they were struck. The vehicle then fled the scene. Police say officers later located a 2006 silver Acura TSX near the crash scene with damage and evidence consistent of having been involved in a crash.
Police are still looking for the driver who hit two women on Vine Street in Hartford on Jan. 16, killing one and critically injuring another, but they said they have filed some charges against the owner of the car.