MCALLEN – Police have released the identity of the woman killed after a hit-and-run auto-pedestrian accident this weekend.

Investigators say 79-year-old Juana Gonzalez was hit and killed by an SUV while crossing the street along the 400-block of 10th street on Saturday.

We’re told the 23-year-old driver didn’t stop after hitting Gonzalez. Instead waiting until she arrived home to call police.

Tonight, that driver is in a hospital undergoing a medical evaluation.  An investigation is under way to determine if charges will be filed.