Update: Driver in fatal hit-and-run apparently turns self in

NEW ORLEANS -- A person claiming to be the driver that killed a pedestrian on I-10 Saturday morning has turned themselves in to NOPD.

According to police, detectives are investigating the unidentified persons claim and no charges have been filed yet.

An unidentified woman's body was found around 12:27 a.m. on I-10 East at Crowder Boulevard on May 6. Police say the woman sustained severe head trauma after being struck by a vehicle. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

Anyone with information on this hit-and-run is asked to call Traffic Fatality Investigator Danny Ellis or CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.


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