RIVERSIDE, Calif (FOX 11) - Riverside police say a 19-year-old woman was killed in an early morning hit-and-run and the suspected driver is now in custody.
The crash happened just before 6 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Magnolia Avenue and Tyler Street in Riverside.
Authorities say the 19-year-old was driving a Nissan when she entered an intersection and was hit by a white van traveling south on Tyler street.
Police say it appears the van did not stop at a red light.
The Nissan collided with an electrical pole and the teen driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
Her name has not yet been released.
A witness tells police the van continued driving south on Tyler street after the collision.
#CrimeUpdate RPD Traffic Detectives have suspect & van in custody for fatal hit & run this AM. Have info? Call 951-826-8723.— Riverside Police (@RiversidePolice) December 9, 2016