Woman Killed in Miami Lakes Hit-And-Run Identified

Police said the car involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Miami Lakes was found. The victim has also been identified.

(Published Friday, Dec. 8, 2017)

Police are searching for the person responsible for the hit-and-run death of a Michigan woman whose body was found in a Miami Lakes street early Thursday.

Officers responded to the scene near Fairway Drive and Miami Lakes Drive around 2:30 a.m. after a passerby reported that the woman's body was lying in the road, Miami-Dade Police officials said.

A woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver. Authorities are now searching for the person responsible. NBC 6's Erika Glover reports.

(Published Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017)

The woman has been identified as 26-year-old Tatum Holloway. Police are investigating the incident as a hit and run.

It's unknown how long her body was on the road. Witnesses said the woman was walking from a McDonald's down the road and had been seen buying food there earlier.

Police said they found the vehicle used in the incident but did not say whether the person involved was in custody.

"Investigators are seeking the assistance from the community in identifying the hit and run driver and/or vehicle," the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement.

NBC 6's Erika Glover has the latest after the body was found early Thursday morning, reportedly the victim of a hit and run crash.

(Published Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017)

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.