The woman that was struck by a vehicle in the parking lot at Fred Meyer has died from her injuries, and police are now treating it as a homicide investigation. Her family is offering an $11,000 reward for finding the suspect.
The incident happened at noon on Thursday, March 19 at the Ballard Fred Meyer. According to KOMO, the victim was Lori Tate, who was with her 12-year-old son when the gold Toyota Tacoma hit her. The vehicle was reported as stolen and was later found burned in Burien.
Tate was taken to Harborview, and died seven days later from her injuries.
Homicide detectives are investigating, and ask that anyone with information contact the Seattle Police Department Violent Crimes tip line at (206) 233-5000.