By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver Saturday after a cyclist was killed in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn.

It happened just after 10 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Essex Street.

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Jose Ramos, 56, was hit by a white or light colored sedan while he was in a marked crosswalk just blocks from his home, according to police.

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The driver did not stop and kept going west on Atlantic Avenue, police said.

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Ramos was pronounced dead at the hospital.

CBSNewYork Team