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Winnipeg police ID victim in fatal Henry Avenue hit-and-run, still looking for driver

Winnipeg police have identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run on Higgins Avenue May 17. Global News

Winnipeg police have identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run on Henry Avenue, but say they’re still working to find the driver who hit her.

Investigators asked for help identifying the woman May 18, a day after she was found seriously injured on Henry Avenue, south of Higgins Avenue.

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The woman was rushed to hospital in critical condition where she later died.

On Tuesday police identified the victim as 54-year-old Grace Blackhawk.

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Investigators say they still need help identifying the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run.

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They’re looking to speak to motorists who may have been driving near the intersection between 11 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. May 17.

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They’d especially like to talk to anyone who may have dashcam footage of the roadway.

Anyone with information is asked to call the traffic division at 204-986-7085 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS.

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