Deaf woman critical after hit-and-run

Police seek public's assistance in finding driver of vehicle


HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – A deaf woman who was struck Saturday around 12:35 a.m. in Hollywood is in critical condition.

Police said they arrived to South 56th Avenue and Mayo Street to find the woman had been struck by an unknown vehicle.

The woman was attempting to cross South 56th Avenue when she was struck by a vehicle traveling south, police said.

Since there were no witnesses to the accident, and there was no description of the vehicle, Hollywood police are now asking anyone who has any information on the hit-and-run to contact the at 954-967-4321.