PALMDALE – The pedestrian involved in a July 8 hit-and-run crash at the Four Points intersection has died, according to the coroner’s office.
Jamie McGinn, 35, of Rosamond was pronounced dead at 6:40 p.m. Friday, July 10, as a result of her injuries, coroner’s Assistant Chief Ed Winter said Monday morning.
McGinn was struck by a vehicle around 4:53 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, on Fort Tejon Road at the intersection of Pearblossom Highway, an area commonly referred to as “Four Points.”
McGinn was crossing eastbound on Fort Tejon Road in the crosswalk, and the vehicle, believed to be a 2003-2006 Volvo, was traveling southbound on Fort Tejon Road, according to Detective Brent Bunch of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station.
“The Volvo collided into the female pedestrian and continued southbound on Fort Tejon Road and out of sight,” Bunch stated.
Detectives are still seeking the public’s help in locating the driver, Bunch said Monday morning.
Anyone with information regarding this hit-and-run collision is encouraged to call the Palmdale Sheriff Station’s Traffic Department at 661-272-2400. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
UPDATE: Loved ones have established an online memorial fundraiser for Jamie McGinn. To donate to this effort, visit http://www.gofundme.com/z53kmsw.
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