Posted on Jun 03, 2024

Woman, 72, fatally struck by hit-and-run driver in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - A woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Indianapolis on Saturday afternoon, according to police.

A report by WTHR stated that the victim was identified as 72-year-old Karen Reffitt.  She was hit by a vehicle in the area of West 71st Street and Georgetown Road on the city's northwest side.

Police and first responders arriving at about 1:30 p.m. found Reffitt dead at the scene.  The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the incident, and asked anyone with further information to contact Crime Stoppers.

Further updates will be provided by our Indianapolis car accident lawyer as more information becomes available regarding the incident.