Updated Sunday, March 23 – 9 am
Santa Monica police are looking for a silver or grey Infinity, G-35, 2003-13 with damage to the front end passenger side that was involved in a fatal hit-and-run near the Santa Monica Pier at 1 am Saturday.
SMPD Sgt. Jay Moroso said a 61-year-old woman from Wisconsin and her daughter, 32, were struck in the 1600 block of Ocean Avenue near Seaside Terrace by a driver of the sports coupe with tinted windows. The driver fled the scene.
Moroso said the mother succumbed to her injuries at a hospital at 2 am; the daughter was taken to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The vehicle allegedly fled southbound on Ocean Avenue without stopping.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Santa Monica Police Department (24 hours) at 310.458.8495.