May 28, 2014 at 7:57 am

Woman dies in suspected hit-and-run on Detroit's east side

Detroit — Police are investigating a suspected hit-and-run in which a woman died Tuesday night on the city’s east side.

A passerby discovered the body of a woman at 11:50 p.m. Tuesday in the roadway of Gratiot Avenue near Glenwood, according to Officer Adam Madera.

Police had yet to identify the woman Wednesday morning, but Madera said she is believed to be 30-35 years old. Investigators are awaiting an autopsy from the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s Office to identify the woman and determine a cause of death.

No description of a suspect was available, Madera said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit police at (313) 596-2260.

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