Woman struck and killed by hit-and-run driver

Morristown Police are asking for help identifying the driver or vehicle involved in a hit and run that resulted in the death of a pedestrian Saturday on South Cumberland Street.

Just before 9:30 pm, 48 year old Angela Lane was walking her german shepherd on South Cumberland near Highway 160, when she and her dog were struck and killed. The vehicle left the scene prior to officer’s arrival. Based upon evidence at the scene, the vehicle, possibly a truck, is made by General Motors and will have a damaged headlight.

Anyone having any information about this incident is urged to contact police. Information can be reported anonymously anytime at 423-585-1833 or you may call our dispatch center 24/7 at 423-585-2701.