Victim identified in Stratford hit-and-run crash
Stratford police have identified the victim of Sunday’s hit-and-run in the parking lot of a Walmart.
Sixty-three-year-old Hedwig Harris of Stratford died after being hit by a van in the parking of Stratford’s Walmart on Ontario Street around 11 a.m. Sunday.
Harris is better known as Evelyn.
The 30-year-old female suspect driver turned herself into police five hours after the crash.
She’s been charged with one count of accident resulting in death.
She has a court date of June 17 to answer to the charges.
Police say Walmart’s surveillance video, tips from the public, and the media helped them solve this case so quickly.