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Woman killed in hit-and-run collision while walking dog in North Highlands

A woman was killed after being struck by a car while walking her dog in North Highlands on Thursday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The hit-and-run collision happened around 8:02 p.m. at the intersection of A Street and South Haven Drive, just southeast of McClellan Park, according to a release from the CHP. The woman was hit by a dark colored 1993-95 Honda Civic.

The woman was pronounced dead while the dog was injured and transported to the Sacramento County animal shelter.

The Civic was last seen going south on A Street and the CHP is asking for the public’s help to locate the driver of the vehicle. The car is suspected of having moderate-to-major front end damage.

Anyone with information is asked to contact CHP officers Walker or Zerfas at 916-348-2300, 916-798-0975 or send an email to or

Mack Ervin III covers breaking news and high school sports for The Bee. A journalism student at Sacramento State, he follows auto racing and most other sports.