A 62-year-old woman was reportedly walking eastbound across Heacock Street at Kernwood Drive when a mid-90s dark-colored 2-door Honda sedan with a black hood struck her at about 6:15 p.m.
The woman was hospitalized with broken bones and severe head trauma.
The suspect vehicle was traveling northbound on Heacock St. The driver fled the scene. Witnesses described the driver as a Hispanic man.
The investigation was ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Moreno Valley Police Department Traffic Division at (951) 486-6900. After hours and on weekends the Department may be reached at (951) 776-1099.