UPDATE: Roanoke Police identify woman killed in a hit and run incident

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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) -- Update:
Roanoke Police have identified a woman killed in a hit-and-run incident at the intersection of 5th Street and Campbell Avenue on Wednesday.

Police identified the woman as Linda Pierson, 58 of Roanoke.

Police say no arrests have been made in the case.

Roanoke Police have asked if anyone has information about the incident call them at (540) 334-8500.

Original Story:
Roanoke Police tell WDBJ7 that the woman hit by a vehicle in a Wednesday evening incident has died.

Police have not identified the woman yet or released any other details.


Roanoke Police say a woman was struck by a vehicle and transported to the hospital Wednesday evening.

Police say the crash happened near the Roanoke Police Department on 5th Street and Campbell Avenue.

Authorities say the woman's injuries appear to be serious, but they have not identified who she may be at this time.

Stay with WDBJ7 for more updates.