Fatal hit-and-run on River Road

Richmond Police need help identifying the vehicle involved in a tragic hit and run incident Sunday night.

At approximately 10:14 p.m., Lane M. Kruszewski, 24, of the 600 block of Roseneath Road, was riding a bicycle eastbound on River Road when a vehicle traveling eastbound struck her. The vehicle continued eastbound.

As a result of the collision Kruszewski was thrown to the roadway and died of her injuries.

The collision occurred between Bridgeway Road and Huguenot Road on the border of Henrico County.

The Department is currently looking for the vehicle and the driver. The vehicle, possibly a Jeep Cherokee or Dodge Durango, may have sustained damage to its passenger side headlight, side view mirror and/or window.

Department Crash Team investigators believe the victim’s bicycle was equipped with a working headlight, reflectors and rear flashing lamp.

Anyone with information about the incident, the vehicle or the driver is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or contact the Hit and Run unit directly at 646-1369. One may also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 first using the word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.