Alabama woman killed in hit and run; suspect still on the run

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WDHN) – An Alabama woman was killed in a hit and run accident, while her killer remains on the loose. The hit and run happened Saturday night after 8 p.m. on Front Beach Road near Sharky’s Restaurant.

The unidentified victim, a white female from Alabama, was allegedly crossing the road when she was struck by an unknown vehicle which fled the scene heading in a westbound direction.

According to authorities, the vehicle is believed to be a dark colored extended cab truck, possibly Chevrolet or GMC model. The suspect’s truck may have a ladder or ladder rack on top. The unidentified truck may also have a business decal/magnet on the driver door.

Few details have been released at this time as the case remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Panama City Beach Police Department at (850) 233-5000.

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