Woman dies in high speed hit-and-run in Burnaby

A 25-year-old woman is dead after the car she was driving was rammed at high speed at the intersection of Willingdon Ave and Deer Lake Parkway.

Victim hit by fraudulently obtained Range Rover that sped through a red light

A young woman who was driving this car is dead after a late night hit-and-run in Burnaby. (Gian-Paolo Mendoza/CBC)

A 25-year-old woman is dead after the car she was driving was rammed at high speed in a late night hit-and-run at the intersection of Willingdon Ave and Deer Lake Parkway near the BCIT campus in Burnaby. 

The driver and passenger of this black Range Rover fled the scene. (Gian-Paolo Mendoza/CBC)

Burnaby RCMP say a "fraudulently obtained" black Range Rover went through a red light at high speed before hitting the red car being driven by the female victim.

The Range Rover then jumped the curb, crashed through a metal sidewalk barrier, before coming to rest in bushes. A female driver and male passenger fled the scene and remain at large. 

Police say the driver and passenger of the suspect vehicle are still at large. (Gian-Paolo Mendoza/CBC)

The incident happened around 11:45 p.m. PT, Wednesday.

Police believe the female driver of the Range Rover may have a head injury.