AN unidentified woman was killed after being hit by a taxi whose driver fled the incident that took place yesterday morning near the corner of Osmena Highway and Zobel Roxas Street (northbound) in San Andres Bukid, Manila.
A report from the Manila Police District-Station 6 said the victim was about 50 to 60 years old, with blonde hair and about 4’10” in height. She was wearing striped white and red shirt and printed shorts.
The incident occurred at around 5:30 a.m.
According to witness Samson Villones, 28, of Bgy. Pasong Tamo, Quezon City, the victim was walking on the street when she was hit by the white taxi.
The driver reportedly got out and checked on the victim and then hurriedly boarded his cab and sped off.
An investigation is being conducted by the Manila District Traffic Enforcement Unit (MDTEU).