Hollister woman struck by at least one or more cars dies near Hwy 25

Hollister roadway now reopened

HOLLISTER, Calif. - The Hollister Police Department is investigating a fatal hit and run that happened Thursday night.

At about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash at Highway 25 and Meridian. Officers located the victim, 56-year-old Kathy Haro of Hollister, down on the roadway just north of Meridian Street. Haro died at the scene. 

"As many as two more vehicles also may have struck the victim in the roadway after the initial collision," said Hollister Police. 

Highway 25 was closed between Meridian St and Santa Ana Rd. for the investigation.

Police do not have a description of a suspects car at this time. 

At 2:22 a.m. Friday, detectives had cleared the scene and the road was reopened to traffic.

Anyone with information regarding the fatal hit-and-run can call 831-636-4331. 

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