Fallbrook woman killed in hit-and-run on Gird Road
Last updated 12/17/2020 at 11:50am
A 60-year-old Fallbrook woman died Thursday, Dec. 10 after authorities said the driver of a pickup truck veered onto the shoulder of Gird Road, struck her and drove off in Fallbrook as her husband watched.
By Sunday evening, a suspect was in custody.
The collision, reported at 4:58 p.m., happened on the northbound side of Gird Road with the nearest cross street being Laketree Drive.
"A middle-aged woman was struck and succumbed to her injuries," North County Fire Capt. John Choi said.
Capt. Choi characterized the incident as a hit-and-run. The driver stopped at the scene for a short time, t...