From http://www.wcnc.com, November 22, 2013
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are looking for the driver of a white pick-up truck who hit and killed a woman crossing a street in east Charlotte Thursday night.
Police said Lola Williams was crossing 3100 block of Eastway Drive near Eastway Crossing Drive around 6:30 p.m. when she was hit and killed by a white truck.
The driver of the truck fled the scene after hitting Williams, police said. Williams was transported to Carolinas Medical Center where she later died from her injuries.
Witnesses described the driver of the truck as a white man approximately 30 years of age.
The pickup truck had ladders and tool boxes in the bed of the truck and may have damage to the front bumper. The pickup was last seen traveling north on Eastway Drive towards Central Avenue.
Anyone who witnessed this crash or has information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or detectives at 704-336-3229.