Vigil held for Clinton Township woman killed in hit-and-run

Vigil held for Clinton Township woman killed in hit-and-run

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20-year-old Bobbi Layne Roberts was killed by a hit-and-run driver 20-year-old Bobbi Layne Roberts was killed by a hit-and-run driver
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJBK) -

Clinton Township Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of 20-year-old Bobbi Layne Roberts of Clinton Township. The crash happened on northbound Gratiot Ave. south of Capital Dr. around 11:25 p.m. Friday night. Sunday, a vigil was held at the crash scene.

Click on the video player to watch Randy Wimbley's report.

Early investigation suggests an unknown vehicle traveling in the right lane northbound on Gratiot struck Roberts. A passing vehicle stopped and called police after seeing a woman lying on the ground.

There were no reported eye witnesses. The vehicle that hit Roberts may have damage to the right front and headlight area.

Anyone with information should contact Clinton Township Police at 586-493-7802.

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