Friends of the victim who died said she was a mother of three children.
Police said the driver who fled was described as being in his late teens or early 20s. He was wearing black shorts with a blue stripe and blue sneakers. He was last seen in a wooded area between Dunkin Donuts and 91 Frontage Rd. and CarMax.
Anyone with information about the driver is asked to contact East Haven police at 203-468-3820.
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