Woman Killed in Charlotte Amalie Hit and Run

Sandra Williams, 59, was killed Saturday evening when she was struck by a car on the
“Backstreet” in downtown Charlotte Amalie, the V.I. Police reported.

According to the police, at 9:15 p.m. the 911 dispatcher was notified of a hit and run incident in Charlotte Amalie.

Williams had been known to frequent the market square area, police said. Her current residence is unknown.

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Officers of the Traffic Bureau are investigating the incident and asked anyone with any knowledge of this incident to contact the VIPD at 340-774-2211 ext. 5617, the Major Crime Unit at 340-714-9830 or the Criminal Investigation Bureau at 340-714-9807.

Deputy Chief David Cannonier urged the community to exercise caution on the roads.

“Please be careful and be mindful and aware of pedestrians when operating your motor vehicles,” Cannonier said.

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