Woman, 91, killed in hit-and-run

FLINT TOWNSHIP — A 91-year-old woman who was left lying in the roadway after being struck by a vehicle last week in Flint Township has died.

According to police, Helen Booth of Flint Township was walking near the mailboxes on South Valley Drive near Elms Road at about 2:06 p.m. Aug. 22 when she was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene. Booth was transported to a local hospital where she died of her injuries later that night.

No suspect description has been made available. The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to call Det. Alex Minto at the Flint Township Police Department, (810) 600-3250, or call CrimeStoppers at (810) 422-JAIL. — J.J.