MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are asking for help in a deadly hit and run crash that happened this past December.
Investigators said about 5:40 p.m. on December 11, 2020, three cars were involved in a crash along Lamar Avenue, west of Central Avenue.
Officers said one driver in a dark-color 4-door sedan, unknown make and model, was eastbound on Lamar when they tried to turn north onto Central. The sedan hit a Toyota SUV also going eastbound on Lamar, forcing it into the westbound lanes. The Toyota SUV then hit a Mercedes head-on.
One person in the Mercedes died a couple of weeks later from their injuries.
Investigators said the sedan’s driver took off - continuing eastbound on Lamar Avenue.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.