An elderly woman was taken to an area hospital after a Good Samaritan driver found a woman lying in the street, the victim of a hit and run accident, San Antonio police said Friday.

The incident was reported just before 4:30 a.m. on Culebra Road near Peacock Avenue on the city's near Northwest Side.

According to police, a woman was driving on Culebra Road when she slowed down for what she thought was a trash bag  but she quickly realized it was a woman that had been hit by a unknown vehicle.

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Emergency crews responded to the call and transported the 60-year-old victim to University Hospital.

At this time there is not much information regarding who was responsible for the hit-and-run. Police have yet to release details on either the vehicle or the driver.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSAT 12 both online and on-air for more information.

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