Police are investigating a possible hit and run in Burien.

It happened at about 5:40 p.m. Monday at Southwest 152nd St. and 6th Ave. SW in downtown Burien.

Witnesses said they saw a gray van swerve and then they found a woman lying in the street..

Police say she was transported to the hospital with very critical injuries.

Police are trying to figure out if she had been hit by a car, or perhaps suffered some health condition and fell to the ground, possibly being hit by a car as she was lying in the street.

The owner of A Place for Pets pet store said the woman had just left his store after buying a couple of crickets. He said she is a regular customer who comes in every two weeks to buy crickets for a pet tarantula.

Read or Share this story: