Authorities in Lincoln County are asking for the public’s help in finding the suspect in a hit & run that resulted in a pedestrian fatality Wednesday evening. The incident occurred at about 8:45 p.m. at Highway 321 Business and Summerow Road.
The victim, 53-year-old Sherry Kittle, was walking home from a convenience store when she was hit. Ms. Kittle died at the scene.
According to Trooper Kelly Stewart with the N.C. State Highway Patrol, the suspect vehicle is a 2001-2006 Chevrolet Tahoe, Silverado or Suburban. It will have a missing antenna or will have a newly replaced antenna. The vehicle also sustained damage to the front right headlight.
Anyone with information regarding the suspect or the suspect vehicle should call 828-466-5500.