Police Seek Help After 80-Year-Old Woman Killed in Hit & Run

Published 06/20 2014 02:40PM

Updated 06/20 2014 03:00PM

Image of Margaret White Alford from LPD
Image of Margaret White Alford from LPD
LUBBOCK, TX (PRESS RELEASE) -- The Lubbock Police Department Accident Investigations Unit continues to seek witnesses to a recent traffic accident that resulted in the death of Margaret Alford. Margaret Alford was found in the roadway at 54th and Bangor Ave on May 30, 2014 at 5:09. She had suffered severe injuries that she succumbed to on June 9th.

The reward for information that leads to identifying the suspect in this felony Failure to Stop and Render Aid case has been increased to $5,000.00.

Persons with information may contact Crime line at 806-741-1000 or Investigator Purdue at 775-2876. Callers may remain anonymous.

(Press release from Lubbock Police Department)

Editor's note:  Ms. White was 79 years old at the time of the incident.  She turned 80 two days before her death.

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