Maplewood, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol is asking the public’s help locating the SUV that hit and killed an Oakdale woman in Maplewood Sunday night.

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According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 65-year-old Eri Nakamura was walking south on the shoulder of Highway 120 near 5th St. when she was struck by a silver SUV. The silver SUV fled the scene.

Nakamura was transported to Regions Hospital Emergency Room where she died of her injuries.

The suspect vehicle is a 2015-2020 silver Mitsubishi Outlander, with front-end and driver’s side damage. State Patrol dispatchers were able to track the vehicle leaving the scene. It made its way south on Century, went westbound on I-94 then exited at Highway 61.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Patrol investigators at 651-539-1151

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