Hit-&-Run Driver Sought By CHP After Car Runs Over Woman On Highway 162

Butte County CHP is trying to find a hit-and-run driver who left a dead woman behind. Early Tuesday morning a woman was walking in the westbound lane of Highway 162 near Oroville when she was struck by a Toyota Corolla driven by Zer Khang of Oroville. She pulled over and as she called 9-1-1, an eastbound white Hyundai ran over the woman, killing her. The driver stopped briefly and then fled. Witnesses are urged to call 332-1200.