Talladega woman, 38, killed in hit-and-run accident

A Talladega woman was killed Tuesday in a hit-and-run accident, Alabama State Troopers said.

According to Sgt. Steve Jarrett, 38-year-old Cathy Cooper died after being struck by a vehicle around 5:10 p.m. along Renfroe Road, just eight miles west of Talladega. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene, leaving authorities asking the public for help in finding the responsible party.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to please contact the Jacksonville State Trooper Post at 256-435-3521.