24-year-old woman killed in Orange hit-and-run pedestrian accident


ORANGE, TX – A 24-year-old pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run accident in Orange this weekend, according to 12 News Now.

At about 2:40 a.m. Sunday, near the intersection of Cypress Wood Drive and Highway 87 S, a driver struck 24-year-old Nederland woman Lexie Ann Sheridan, then fled the scene.

Sheridan was found dead in the roadway by officials.

A suspect came to speak with police several hours after the crash. He is reportedly cooperating with the investigation and has not yet been charged with a crime.

The accident remains under investigation, and an autopsy has been ordered by the Justice of the Peace.


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