An elderly woman who is believed to be of unsound mind died this morning from injuries she sustained in a hit-and-run incident along the Spanish Town By-Pass in St Catherine.
She has been identified as 81-year-old Inez Williams.
The Spanish Town Police report that Williams was hit by a motorcar travelling towards Kingston.
She was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The police have launched an investigation to identify the driver of the vehicle.