Des Moines police investigating fatal hit-and-run crash

Des Moines, IA – According to the Des Moines Police Department officials, the fatal crash occurred on Thursday.

It happened near East High School.

Des Moines Police Department officers responded to a report of a crash.

The responding officers found one juvenile female victim.

Police said the victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead.

Investigators said the unidentified victim was struck by an SUV.

The vehicle should have damage on its front end, police said.

Please call the Des Moines Police Department Traffic Unit at 515-323-8370 if you have any information about this incident.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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