Police ID Woman Killed In SW OKC Auto-Pedestrian Crash

Friday, January 11th 2019, 8:00 am
By: News 9

Police have identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run Friday morning in south Oklahoma City.

According to authorities, the accident took place in front of a Braums near Southwest 36th Street and South Pennsylvania Avenue. 

Tamara Michele Paulson, 60, was killed walking inside the southbound lane, according to police. Authorities said Paulson walks to the area every morning to catch the bus downtown for work. 

Officers are looking for the suspect vehicle, identified as a white Chevy pickup with lowered dark-tinted windows and LED lights. Police said the front of the pickup is damaged and with pieces of the grill and headlight missing as well as chipped paint. 

Authorities said the vehicle's driver hit Paulson and then continued to travel south on Penn.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 9 for updates as information becomes available.