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Woman killed in East Harlem hit and run

February 4, 2011 3:55:00 PM PST
A pedestrian was fatally struck in an apparent hit and run in East Harlem early Friday.

The 58-year-old woman was struck on East 120th Street, between Second and First avenues, just before 4:45 a.m.

The victim, identified as Bronx resident Ilia Lopez, was pronounced dead at Harlem Hospital.

The vehicle that struck the woman left the scene.

It was described as a black Lincoln Town Car with front-end and windshield damage.

No arrests were immediately made.

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