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Woman dies after hit by truck now sought by Hamilton County sheriff

DEMING, Ind. (WISH) — A woman walking on a Hamilton County road Tuesday afternoon was fatally struck by a truck, and police said Tuesday night they are looking for a damaged Ford F-150.

The fatal hit-and-run crash occurred about 4:20 p.m. Tuesday on Anthony Road between 226th and 236th streets. That’s a rural area about 2 miles northwest of the northwestern border of Noblesville.

The woman was not identified in information from the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office. The truck was described as a silver or gray 1997-2003 Ford F-150 with a tinted rear window.

A Facebook post from the sheriff’s office said deputies arrived and tried to render aid to the woman, who died from her injuries at the scene.

The crash team of the sheriff’s office is handling the investigation. Anyone with information about the crash is urged to call Sgt. Brian Niec at the sheriff’s office, 317-773-1282.

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