Vigil for grandmother killed in hit-and-run - Fox 2 News Headlines

Vigil for grandmother killed in hit-and-run

Posted: Updated:
An undated photo of Darleane Yeargin An undated photo of Darleane Yeargin
Suspected vehicle #1 Suspected vehicle #1
Suspected vehicle #2 Suspected vehicle #2
DETROIT (WJBK) -

The Detroit Police Department is asking for the public's help solving a deadly hit-and-run that occurred on February 20, 2014.

Darleane Yeargin, a 55-year-old grandmother of six, was struck by a vehicle as she was walking near the area of Puritan Street and Asbury Park.

Friends and loved ones gathered at the scene Wednesday night to remember Yeargin.

VIDEO: Click on the video player above to hear from loved ones at the vigil

Police believe she may have been struck by two vehicles. Police say neither driver stopped at the scene.

The first suspected vehicle is a black or darker-colored 2002-2003 Chevy Monte Carlo.

 That second suspected vehicle is a white conversion van.

Surveillance photos of the suspected vehicles have been released.

  • Download the FOX 2 Apps


  • FOX 2 News Five-Day Forecast
  • Ron SavageRon SavageMore>>

  • Armed man who threatened women outside Ferndale library identified

    Armed man who threatened women outside Ferndale library identified

    Thursday, August 21 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-08-22 01:05:22 GMT
    Police have arrested a man with a gun after, they say, he threatened three women in the parking lot of the Ferndale Library.
    Police have arrested a man with a gun after, they say, he threatened three women in the parking lot of the Ferndale Library.
  • Dream cruise gets rolling early Friday

    Dream cruise gets rolling early Friday

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:01:59 GMT
    Cruisers came out in droves showcasing elegant oldies and American muscle. Fox 2's Ron Savage got an early look at the Dream Cruise and checked out some of the cars - and some of the drivers.
    Cruisers came out in droves showcasing elegant oldies and American muscle. Fox 2's Ron Savage got an early look at the Dream Cruise and checked out some of the cars - and some of the drivers.
  • Teen escapes as basement wall collapses during Monday rain

    Teen escapes as basement wall collapses during Monday rain

    Friday, August 15 2014 1:45 AM EDT2014-08-15 05:45:31 GMT
    A 16-year-old teen boy escaped unharmed after a basement wall collapsed Monday night in Warren .
    A 16-year-old teen boy escaped unharmed after a basement wall collapsed Monday night in Warren .
Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices