By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a 74-year-old was killed by a hit-and-run driver overnight in Brooklyn.

The crash happened just after 11 p.m. Wednesday in Canarsie.

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Police said the victim, identified as Maureen Fraser, was trying to cross East 80th Street when she was struck by a white van.

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She was rushed to Brookdale Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

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Police are now looking for the driver.

CBSNewYork Team