Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that resulted in the death of a 17-year-old in southeast Grand Rapids Thursday afternoon.

Wood TV 8 reports that the three-car crash occurred around 3:15 p.m. in the area of Dallas Avenue and Watkins Street SE, just west of Martin Luther King Park.

According to police, the driver of one car ran away; another car drove away and was later found abandoned.

The third vehicle stayed at the scene and those inside cooperated with police.

The young woman who passed away was a passenger in one of the vehicles; her name has not been released.

Police ask anyone with information to call GRPD at 616-456-3400 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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