Salem woman, 83, killed in hit-and-run crash


SALEM, Mass. ( – An 83-year-old woman was fatally struck by a passing car on Loring Avenue in Salem Saturday morning.

According to police, the crash occurred in the area of 466 Loring Ave. at about 9:08 a.m. The victim was identified as Feliksa Mieszczanska.

Police are looking for a small dark-colored compact car that may be a Honda or Mazda with possible front end and windshield damage.

Police say the car fled towards Lynn.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Salem Police Dept. at 978-744-1212.