Woman injured in hit and run

Police are investigating a hit and run in Prospect on Sunday night in which a female pedestrian was badly injured.

The incident happened sometime after 7:30 p.m. on Marina Drive, police said. The woman was walking along the road when she was struck by the car. According to police, she awoke several minutes later with serious injuries to her body and managed to alert a motorist who called 911.

“The vehicle involved is unknown at this time,” police said in a statement.

Officers are appealing to anyone who was in the Marina Drive area between 7:30 p.m. and 8:05 p.m. on Sunday to contact Inspector Adrian Barnett at 526-2204 or 800-TIPS (8477).