NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – New York City police are investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a vehicle in Lower Manhattan.
It happened around 4 a.m. Tuesday in Chinatown near the intersection of Canal and Elizabeth streets.READ MORE: Mayor Adams Vows Crackdown On Drivers And Cyclists Who Fail To Yield For Pedestrians: 'Stop, Let Them Cross'
Police say the victim was found unresponsive lying on Canal Street. She was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police say she was crossing Canal when she was struck by a Jeep Grand Cherokee operated by a 64-year-old man.READ MORE: Family Of 79-Year-Old Martha Dagbatsa Speaks Out After Deadly Bronx Blast
The driver remained on the scene.
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