Burlington police are investigating a
Police say Monday at 4:10 p.m., a
woman was walking in the crosswalk at College St. near the
Waterman Building at UVM, when she was hit by an older model white or gray
sedan with Vermont plates.
The woman was thrown to the ground but
was not seriously hurt.
Police say the car stopped for a few
seconds, and then left.
A bus camera captured pictures of the
suspect's vehicle at the scene. The driver is described as a white woman in her
late 40s or early 50s. She had a thin build and shoulder length brown/gray
"We're in hopes, of course, that we'll get
some participation from the community in identifying this person, or the person
themselves comes forward and identifies themselves," Burlington Deputy
Police Chief Andi Higbee said.
Anyone with information is asked to
call Burlington Police at 802-540-2312 or Crime Stoppers at 802-864-6666.