UPDATE: Victim In Saturday Morning Hit And Run Dies - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Victim In Saturday Morning Hit And Run Dies

SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police confirmed with KHQ Sunday morning that Dennis Burgess, the man hit by a car early Saturday morning at Providence and Market has died.

The woman charged with hitting Burgess, 21-year-old Hannah Hahn, should make her first appearance Monday afternoon.

We are expecting more information on this story and will update you as soon as possible.

Previous Coverage:

SPOKANE, Wash. - Early Saturday morning, Spokane Police Officers responded to a report of a "body in the road" at Providence and Market. Both Spokane Police and Fire Department Units responded.  Upon arrival, they located an unconscious, but breathing male lying in the roadway suffering from severe injuries.

Officers discovered evidence at the scene that the male had been hit by a vehicle.  The male was transported to a local hospital for very severe, but not life threatening injuries to his head and pelvis.

Shortly afterward, Spokane County Sheriff's Office Deputy Gavin Pratt stopped a speeding vehicle at Hawthorne and Market.  Upon stopping the vehicle, he discovered evidence that this vehicle and driver had recently been involved in an accident.  Deputy Pratt checked with Dispatch and found out about the auto/pedestrian accident SPD was investigating at Providence and Market.

Because of the severity of the injuries, Major Crimes Collision Investigators were called out to handle the investigation.  Booked into the Spokane County Jail for one count of Vehicular Assault was the driver of the vehicle Deputy Pratt stopped; Hannah K. Hahn, a 21year old female from Spokane.  This investigation is continuing.  Anyone with any information about this accident should call Crime Check at 456-2233.

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