Police offer $2,500 reward in Grand Forks hit-and-run death

April 13, 2019

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Grand Forks police are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction in a hit-and-run fatality.

Police believe the crash happened between 4:45 and 5 a.m. on April 7, in the area of Interstate 29 and Demers Avenue. Thirty-nine-year-old Christina Melvin, of Bedford, Pennsylvania, was pronounced dead while being transported to a hospital.

Authorities say Melvin was passing through Grand Forks on an Amtrak train when the incident occurred.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Grand Forks police at 701-787-8004.

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