Walla Walla woman killed in Milton-Freewater hit-and-run crash

MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. – A pedestrian who was struck and killed on Highway 11 early Sunday has been identified as 20-year-old Alicia Bernhardt of Walla Walla.

Oregon State Police say Bernhardt was struck by a car that was traveling northbound on Highway 11 near Northeast First Avenue around 3:30 a.m. The car fled the scene before first responders arrived.

Bernhardt was pronounced dead at the scene. The details surrounding the crash are under investigation.

Police believe the vehicle was a blue 2002-2003 Honda Accord. It appears to have sustained damage on the front passenger side corner and lost a side mirror.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Oregon State Police at 1-800-442-2068 or *OSP (mobile) and refer to Senior Trooper Dan Chichester case# SP-20004675.