A 59-year-old woman has died in what is believed to be a hit and run in Thompson.
Shortly before 10 p.m. on Thursday, Thompson RCMP and emergency services were called to the scene of a collison involving two pedestrians in front of R.D. Parker Collegiate on Thompson Drive.
A 52-year-old man and 59-year-old woman were found on the ground, both seriously injured.
Both victims were transported to Thompson General Hospital, where the woman succumbed to her injuries a short time later.
Police said the vehicle failed to remain at the scene of the collision.
Police continue to investigate the incident and urge anyone with any information to call the Thompson RCMP.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition September 21, 2013