Authorities have identified Tammi Johnson as the pedestrian victim of a hit-and-run in Palmdale. Investigators believe that Johnson was struck from behind while walking south on Sierra Highway by what police believe to be a silver Lexus NX SUV. Johnson was then struck by a second vehicle whose driver police were able to locate.

The California Highway Patrol is asking anyone who may have information about the incident to call (661) 948-8541.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim in this difficult time.

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