A 17-year-old African American girl in Dayton, Ohio was killed, in a possible race-related hit-and run homicide.
Dyimond Wright, a 17 year old high school senior, was hit and killed by a car driven by a "Caucasian man." Neighbors are worried that the incident may have been racially motivated.
“It’s a horrible accident,” said Sheriff Rob Streck, who added witnesses saw the two walking in the middle of the road.
Streck said shortly after that, an unidentified African American 23-year-old woman was struck by a northbound vehicle in the left through lane and may have been hit by a third vehicle. She suffered life-threatening injuries and was in critical condition, sheriff’s officials said.
“All of the vehicles involved in this fled the scene without stopping,” Police told media. “There’s little evidence at the scene. We’re reconstructing it, trying to put it together, but at this point, anybody who has any information about this accident (Tuesday) night, they’re asked to call”