Woman killed crossing Reading Road, police looking for driver

Woman killed crossing Reading Road, police looking for driver
Cincinnati police say Candice Christon, 33, died after she was hit by a car early Saturday as she crossed the 3300 block of Reading Road in Avondale. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - A woman died after she was hit by a car early Saturday as she crossed the 3300 block of Reading Road in Avondale.

Candice Christon, 33, was walking across the road around 12:30 a.m. when a vehicle traveling south hit her, according to a Cincinnati Police Department press release.

The vehicle did not stop after hitting Christon and the identity of the driver is unknown, the release said.

The 33-year-old was taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, but she died from her injuries while undergoing treatment, police said.

It is unknown what type of vehicle hit Christon, according to CPD.

Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call the Cincinnati Police Department’s Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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