Knoxville police identify victim in fatal hit-and-run

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Knoxville police have released the identity of a woman involved in a fatal hit-and-run Monday.

The Knoxville Police Department confirmed Debbie Burgess, 52, was killed in a fatal hit-and-run on the 3600 block of the Pleasant Ridge Road on Monday.

KPD responded to the scene of the accident around 3:45 a.m. Monday. Police on the scene said Burgess was hit by a vehicle just outside of Custom Foods of America.  

Officers are looking for a late 90s or early 2000s full-size pickup truck, possibly a Dodge, with front end damage and a male driver.

Anyone with information is asked to call the KPD Crime Hotline at (865) 215-7212.

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