Maple Ridge hit-and-run kills 32-year-old mother
The RCMP are investigating after a hit and run killed a 32-year-old mother in Maple Ridge.
The incident happened on Lougheed Highway near 222nd Avenue at around 10 p.m. on Thursday.
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The vehicle was travelling westbound when it hit her, and the driver didn’t remain at the scene, the RCMP said in a news release.
The victim died there.
She’s been identified as Tassis Vix, a mother and an employee at the Haney Animal Hospital.
Police are seeking witnesses who are in the area when the hit and run happened, including anyone who may have had a dashcam and caught video of the incident.
The victim was a mother who lived in Maple Ridge and worked at the Haney
Her brother described her as someone who “always opened her door to friends and treated them like family.”
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