Woman left for dead after hit and run dies

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A woman who was left for dead after a hit and run accident early Friday morning has died at a local hospital.

47-year old Gayle Musk died on Friday after she was seriously injured in the hit and run incident.

The crash happened early on Friday morning around 2:15 a.m. Louisiana State Police were called to the scene on Gulf Highway, north of Gauthier Road, in Calcasieu Parish.

Reportedly, Musk was walking from a residence on Tank Farm Road when she was struck.

The vehicle that hit Musk continued traveling north after the crash. The vehicle was described as a full size pickup truck with damage to the front of the vehicle.

If you have any information that could help in the investigation of this crash, you are asked to contact the Louisiana State Police at 337-491-2511.

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