Pedestrian killed in hit and run on the BQE

June 29, 2010 3:38:22 AM PDT
Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a pedestrian on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Tuesday morning.

The victim was struck in the Staten Island-bound lanes in the Cobble Hill section of Brooklyn just after 2:30 a.m.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities are searching for the vehicle that struck the victim. They say the driver may not have known that he or she hit anyone.