This June makes 5 years since the death of Jana Rae Pittman, a 28-year-old from Nederland, TX.
On June 5th, 2016, Jana was in Amarillo visiting friends. She was out walking in the area of I-40 and Bell.
Around 4:40 AM, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to I-40 and Alice near the frontage road on a motor vehicle accident involving Jana. While walking, Jana was struck by a vehicle.
The vehicle fled the scene and Jana later died of injuries she sustained from the collision.
Investigators believe the vehicle involved is red in color with damage to the front passenger side, possibly a Ford pickup. Since this incident, the driver and vehicle have never been located or identified.
If you have information about this crime, please call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 806-374-4400. You can also submit your anonymous tip at amapolice.org or by using the P3 Tips App.
Please, if you or someone you know thinks they remember anything from this night that could help solve this case please call. "Say It Here" with Amarillo Crime Stoppers.