MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - The father of the Semmes woman struck and killed as she walked along a road in northwest Mobile County is offering $25,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver of the van that struck her.
According to 52-year-old Saeid Malahnejad who owns an International House of Pancakes restaurant in Hattiesburg, Miss., his daughter, 27-year-old Nazanene Malahnejad, was working at an IHOP restaurant in the Mobile area.
He said Malahnejad was living with her mother, his former wife, in the Semmes area.
State Trooper spokesman Cpl. Joe Piggott said she was struck about 8:30 p.m. Sunday as she walked along Lott Road near Spice Pond Road.
Malahnejad died early Monday around 4 a.m. at the University of South Alabama Medical Center.
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