Woman killed by car while walking along McAllen roadway

Perla Alvarado // Facebook Photo

Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a driver who hit and killed a woman and then fled the scene.

The fatal autopedestrian accident happened off Ware Road and the frontage road of Expressway 83 around 2:15 a.m. Monday.

McAllen police told Action 4 News that investigators are considering the incident as a hit-and-run accident.

Investigators reported that 23-year-old Palmview resident Perla Alvarado was killed in the accident.

Police said Alvarado was walking along the frontage road when she was hit by a car.

Investigators said Alvarado died at the scene.