Contact Us
Ramapo Daily Voice serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills
Return to your home site

Menu

Ramapo Daily Voice serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills

Nearby Towns

  • Mahwah-Ramsey
    serves Mahwah & Ramsey
  • North Rockland
    serves Garnerville, Grassy Point, Stony Point, Thiells, Tomkins Cove, Village of Haverstraw & West Haverstraw in Haverstraw Town
  • Orangetown
    serves Blauvelt, Grand View-on-Hudson, Orangeburg, Palisades, Pearl River, Piermont, South Nyack, Sparkill & Tappan
  • Clarkstown
    serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack
Breaking News: Wild Stuff: New Coywolf Sighting In Rockland Caught On Video
police & fire

Victim ID'd As Spring Valley PD Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

A Spring Valley woman was found dead on the ground after being the victim of a hit-and-run.
A Spring Valley woman was found dead on the ground after being the victim of a hit-and-run. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- Police are asking for help in finding the person responsible for the death of a Spring Valley woman in a hit-and-run crash on Sunday, Oct. 15.

The woman, who has been identified as 54-year-old Eva Linda Najera-Gomez, who is survived by a 13-year-old daughter, was found by police about 1:40 a.m., when officers responded to a call regarding a body on the ground in the area of 43 Commerce Street, said Officer Matthew Galli.

Officers found Najera-Gomez on the ground, unresponsive. Further investigation showed that she was hit by a vehicle which fled the scene of the accident, Galli said.

She was pronounced dead a short time after the officer’s arrival.

Police believe she may have been hit by a silver or gray couple, Galli said.

"The operator of the vehicle may be unaware that they struck someone," he said.

Police are asking that anyone with information about the incident come forward. Information will be kept confidential and can be given anonymously. To provide information, contact Det. Eugene Suarez at 845-213-8656 or Det. Sgt. Lopez at 845-721-9561.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Ramapo Daily Voice!

Serves Airmont, Chestnut Ridge, Hillburn, Hillcrest, Kaser, Monsey, Montebello, Mount Ivy, New Hempstead, New Square, Pomona, Sloatsburg, Spring Valley, Suffern, Tallman, Viola & Wesley Hills

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.