MILLERSBURG, Ore. — Linn County police are searching for the driver of a vehicle that hit a 38-year-old woman, leaving her with life-threatening injuries.

The victim, Rachele Ann Bowes, was hit by a car on Tuesday at 3:28 a.m. on Old Salem Road near ATI Specialty Alloys and Components in Millersburg, a town about five miles north of Albany. Police say they believe Bowes was a transient living in the area.

Investigators believe the car that hit Bowes was a dark blue 1999-2005 Volkswagen. It will likely have damage to the front end of the car.

If you have information about this incident, please call Detective John Lovik at 541-967-3950.